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Safe Farm: Use tractors with ROPS to save lives
Agriculture and Environment Extension Publications
  • Charles V. Schwab, Iowa State University
  • H. Mark Hanna, Iowa State University
  • Laura J. Miller, Iowa State University
Extension Number
PM 1265D
Description

Tractors are common to all farm operations and are the major cause of death in agriculture today. Rollover protective structures are cabs or frames that provide a safe environment for the tractor operator in the event of a rollover and are designed to prevent death and minimize injury.

Series Title
Safe Farm
Publication Date:
2-1-2002
Publisher:
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Keywords:
  • Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering,
  • Farm Management,
  • Farm Safety
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Citation Information
Charles V. Schwab, H. Mark Hanna and Laura J. Miller. "Safe Farm: Use tractors with ROPS to save lives" Ames, IA(2002)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/mark_hanna/91/