Quadbikes and Motorbikes on Farms: Death on Wheels

Last week saw two quad/motorbike workplace fatalities on QLD farms and these are not isolated incidents.

Here is some information that can be used to control the hazards associated with  using quads and motorbikes:quadrollover

http://www.deir.qld.gov.au/workplace/resources/pdfs/farm-safety.pdf – A great document that lists typical Farm hazards and suggested controls

http://www.deir.qld.gov.au/workplace/industry/agriculture/plant-machinery/quadbike/index.htm#.U8IUQ02KDIU – general information on Quadbikes including associated hazards and recommended controls

http://www.deir.qld.gov.au/workplace/resources/pdfs/quad_bikes_farms.pdf – more info on quad bikes…. they are dangerous, put controls in place!!