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Trailering troubles: Use your best practices when driving machines on and off a trailer

Posted By Amy Materson On May 14, 2014 @ 1:51 pm In Safety Watch,Tip Over / Rollover | No Comments

The accident: The owner of a small construction company that performed excavation work was preparing to backfill a pond. He had transported a dozer to the site on a flatbed trailer, which he parked on a road with a 7-percent grade. While backing the dozer to the rear of the trailer, the machine slipped off the trailer’s down grade edge…

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