What it contains

Tractor roll-overs are one of the most common causes of injury and death on farms. If you operate a tractor, a roll-over protection system (ROPS) can save your life. Whether you employ people to operate tractors at your workplace or you’re self-employed, you have legal responsibilities to keep people safe from tractor roll-overs. This document tells you:

  • what factors increase the risk of serious injury or death for tractor operators
  • how to manage ROPS on your tractors
  • how to prevent tractor roll-overs
  • your responsibilities