Distracted driving isn't just a hazard when driving a car or truck, it's a safety concern for those operating farm equipment as well.
“Cell phone usage on the job is a dangerous distraction and can lead to injury or death. Using a cell phone while operating mobile equipment takes your eyes off the road, your hands off the wheel and your mind off the task.” -- Joseph A. Main, Mine Safety and Health Administration, Assistant Secretary.
It’s easy to convince a person that texting and driving is a bad idea. All it takes is sharing a little math – did you know looking at your phone for 5 seconds while driving 55 mph is like driving blindfolded for the length of two football fields? But is farm equipment safety more of a gray area...
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