Remember Rural Road Safety – DTN Sep 29, 2021
Safety on rural roads is a shared responsibility between vehicle and farm equipment operators, according to the National Center for Rural Road Safety (NCRRS). Those utilizing rural roads need to […]
Planting season is underway and with it comes the transportation of heavy equipment along Mississippi’s roadways. Drivers can help support local agricultural producers and their $7.4 billion contribution to the […]
Fall brings a surge in the number of farm machines travelling on the state’s roads, and drivers everywhere need to be cautious when near them. State laws allow farm vehicles […]
There are more than 1,000 farm vehicle crashes each year in the US. 75% of those accidents result in injury, with a higher proportion of the injuries falling onto the […]
Tennessee: Trailer Roadway Safety – Podcast Sep 18, 2018
In honor of National Farm Safety Week (September 16-22, 2018) we speak with Dr. Blake Brown on trailer safety – how to properly pull a trailer and avoid mistakes.
Ah, planting season — that magical time of year when spray rigs and tractors pulling planters or tillage equipment must share the road with over-caffeinated commuters, soccer moms and truck […]
Larger harvest equipment on the roads can lead to higher risk of equipment to vehicle crashes. Large machinery is designed for the field, and has limited road mobility.