In this series, we collect basic safety tips for a variety of equipment types. We also compile Safety Checklists you can share with customers. Write if you'd like us to tackle a subject, email@example.com.
Overturned tractors are the leading cause of occupational agricultural deaths in the U.S., according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). National data suggests that 1 of every 10 tractor operators overturns a tractor in their lifetime.
Alyn Brown of Level Up Development, who is also a technology contributor to Rural Lifestyle Dealer, highlights products that stood out to him at the 2019 GIE+Expo, including equipment from Mean Green, Ariens, Bad Boy and Ferris.
Yanmar was founded in 1912 and developed the world's first commercially viable small diesel engine in 1933. The diesel engine has continued as our core business ever since, our key tool in the rationalization and modernization of agriculture, fishing and industry.
Virginia Beach-based STIHL Inc., produces a full line of high-quality, handheld outdoor power equipment including blowers, trimmers, brushcutters, and multi-task tools, as well as the number one selling brand of chainsaws worldwide. STIHL Inc. manufactures over 260 model variations of handheld outdoor power equipment for sale in the U.S. and around the world.