Navigating roads can be a challenge, especially with today’s larger equipment.
About 13 percent of farm related fatalities across Canada are traffic related. Most car drivers are not familiar with sharing the road, placing more onus on equipment drivers.
Follow Provincial Equipment Transportation Rules
It is important to not only review rules about safe transport of equipment on the road, but to regularly review safe practices with family members and employees. Consult provincial equipment transportation rules like this Ontario one (https://bit.ly/2stQbiv), or in Manitoba (https://bit.ly/2lXU1R0).
The Ontario Federation of Agriculture also has a great webinar recording on the topic here: