Clemson Agricultural Safety

Safe Load Quiz – January 2024

Questions 1. What does WLL stand for? 2. If you are securing a load that is less than 10,000 lbs, how many tie-downs should you use? 3. A 1-inch ratchet strap is most commonly suitable to secure ____ lbs. 4. True or False: Lever action binders are safe to use on highways because they do […]

Ag Injury News Report – January 2024

Ag Injury News Report 12/22/2023: 2 year old fatally injured, run over by grain wagon on farm 10/29/2023: Upper Macungie man, 72, dies after falling off of grain bin 10/24/2023: Deputies: 2-year-old dead after he was run over by a tractor in Clermont County 10/23/2024: Brush fire near Alexandria area causes one death 10/19/2023: Missouri […]

Safe Load – January 2024

Safe Load When moving equipment and other agricultural items on trailers, there are many things that should be considered to protect yourself, others on roadways, and the equipment. Below, you will find some helpful information to check before taking your load on the road. Tiedown Maintenance Ensure that your chosen tiedown mechanism is free of […]