Safety on the Farm

There’s no question that days on the farm can get extremely busy. Shawn Warkenthien, Bobcat Director of Product Safety, says even though farmers likely know every inch of their farm, it’s important to recognize hazards around the operation…

Warkenthien says a fast-paced working environment is no excuse for taking safety risks. Keep machines properly maintained, and always use approved attachments. Don’t ever try to modify the machines. He says maintenance on the machines should be done daily and always follow the service schedule provided by the manufacturer…

When showing someone how to use the machine, he says it’s important to remember the basics…