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Hauling headaches: Know your load limits when trailering equipment

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Posted by Amy Materson on Jun 17, 2014

The accident: A driver was transporting a wheel loader weighing approximately 65,000 pounds on a lowboy trailer, secured by four ...

Heavy load: Trailer overloading may harm both your load and the traffic around you

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 15, 2014

The accident: A pickup truck was towing an overloaded trailer when it caused a multiple-vehicle accident, closing one road for ...

Safe hauling: Learn your load limits when trailering heavy equipment

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 15, 2014

The accident: Going down a busy Interstate, a construction supervisor was hauling a backhoe on a trailer. The backhoe flipped ...

Tricky transport: Hauling equipment safely means more than just load-and-go

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 15, 2014

The accident: A tractor-trailer hauling construction machines rear-ended a pickup truck with two men inside. The tractor-trailer ended up on ...

Lethal loads: Unloading a trailer can be deadly unless you follow the proper procedure

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 15, 2014

The accident: A truck driver was unloading wood chip material from his open-top trailer via a moveable floor conveyor unit. ...

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