|Document ID (ISN)||104575|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Booklet AS22 (rev)
Health and Safety Executive
||Prevention of tractors overturning
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Aug. 2001. 15p. Illus. 2 ref.
||46 persons were killed in tractor overturn accidents on farms in the United Kingdom between April 1986 and March 1995. This booklet on the prevention of tractors overturning sets out important points for using tractors safely. Topics covered: maintenance; safe working methods; training of drivers; basic precautions for safe tractor driving (driving and turning on slopes, towing equipment, braking system, parking, clutch use, using loaders and trailers); other safety precautions. Replaces CIS 98-300.
||protection against overturning; agricultural operations; tractors; United Kingdom
||handling and stacking; preventive maintenance; training material; information of personnel; safety guides; safe working methods
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport