Skid Steer Loader Safety

SKU A4150

Author(s) Mark Hagedorn, Cheryl A. Skjolaas.

Many farmers find the skid steer loader's maneuverability unmatched by traditional tractor-loader combinations especially for handling manure. But because these vehicles differ from farm tractors in everything from steering to dismounting, they present some unique hazards. This publication highlights the primary risks of using a skid steer loader to encourage safe vehicle operation (4 pages; 2017).

Also available in Spanish: La operación segura de minicargadoras de dirección deslizante (A4150S).