Quad Safety on farm
As part of Farm Safety Week, David McLaughlin, a hill sheep farmer in Co. Donegal talks about safety when using his quad while farming. David advises to keep your eye on the ground, not on the sheep. Watch as David demonstrates in this short video
- moving bodyweight to maintain stability
- using 4 wheel drive on hills
- good tyres and suspensions
- diff locks
- only going to the hill during daylight hours.
For further information check out the Farm Safety Week Section on the Teagasc Website.