Tag Archives: ROPS

Get your tractor safety puzzles here!

In case you haven’t found them on our website, we have linked all of our tractor safety activities and puzzles below. You may be prompted to enter some information before given access, but that will only happen once and is … Continue reading

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ROPS

Despite the work that has been done over the past decades to improve farm safety, each year hundreds of farmers die and many more are injured in tractor accidents across the nation. We could lower the rate of fatalities by … Continue reading

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Consider a no-rider policy!

Do you remember riding in the tractor when you were little? Was there an instructional seat in the cab with a seat belt? If not, your safety was at risk. Here at Farm Safety For Just Kids we go by … Continue reading

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Farm Safety and Health Day for Children and Youth

Agriculture is one of the few (if not the only) industries where the work place is the same as the home. Kids don’t live on the construction site or at the mine, but they live on the farm. For that … Continue reading

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ATV safety: Australia requests changes

We all know ATVs can be dangerous. Farm safety advocates in Australia are calling for some substantial changes to ATV laws in Australia. After a conference, the farm safety movement in Australia is requesting: -Mandatory roll over protection on ATVs -Stopping … Continue reading

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Transporting equipment

Each spring the rural countryside blossoms with an abundance of moving farm machinery as farmers begin transporting machines from one field to the next. In the rush of spring planting, think safety. Each year incidents involving tractors and other farm machinery occur on … Continue reading

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