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Safe use of quad bikes

The purpose of these guidelines is to help reduce the risk of injuries and fatalities by providing practical guidance on...

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Key points

  • Riders must be trained/experienced enough to do the job
  • Choose the right vehicle for the job
  • Always wear a helmet
  • Don't let kids ride quad bikes
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Safe use of tractors on farms

The purpose of these guidelines is to help reduce the risk of injuries and fatalities by providing practical guidance on...

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Key points

  • Operators must be trained/experienced enough to do the job
  • Always wear a seatbelt if the tractor has a Roll-Over Protective Structure (ROPS)
  • Do not carry passengers on tractors that do not have instructor seats, ROPS, and safety belts
  • Ensure PTO shafts and connections are guarded and keep clear when it is engaged
  • Never jump on or off a moving tractor
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Safe use of two-wheeled motorbikes on farms

The purpose of these guidelines is to help reduce the risk of injuries and fatalities by providing practical guidance on...

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Key points

  • Riders must be trained/experienced enough to do the job
  • Choose the right vehicle for the job
  • Always wear a helmet
  • Don’t allow children to ride adult-sized farm bikes
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