Safe Transportation of Farm Equipment

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    Safe Transport of Farm Equipment in Alberta

    This newly revised manual is for farm owners and workers transporting agricultural equipment on public roads. In addition to driving tips, advice on increased visibility and common dangerous situations including power lines, the manual outlines requirements specified in the Traffic Safety Act.

    Use this publication to help you:
    • identify farm equipment hazards on public roads
    • prevent these hazards by making farm equipment safe and visible
    • understand and apply the regulations on highway transport of farm equipment as set out under the Traffic Safety Act

    Safe Transportation of Farm Equipment in Alberta is a joint project between Alberta Agriculture and Forestry (Farm Safety Program), and Alberta Transportation (Vehicle Safety Section).

    To get a hard copy of Safe Transportation of Farm Equipment in Alberta, you can order a manual from AF. You can also download an electronic version in PDF format.

    Safe Transportation of Farm Equipment in Alberta is available from:
    Alberta Agriculture and Forestry,
    Publications Office
    7000 - 113 Street
    Edmonton, Alberta T6H 5T6
    Toll free order line: 1-800-292-5697

    Alberta Farm Safety Program
    or toll-free: 310-FARM (3276)

    Alberta Agriculture and Forestry Farm Safety Staff:
    Janice Donkers, Youth Coordinator:
    Kenda Lubeck, Coordinator:
    Raelyn Peterson, Coordinator:
    Sharon Stollery, Manager:
    Blair Takahashi, Specialist:

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This information published to the web on March 25, 2009.
Last Reviewed/Revised on November 8, 2018.