Tractor and Heavy Equipment safety is a special equipment safety class required under OSHA Fork Truck Regulations and NMSU policy.
It covers applicable OSHA regulations and NMSU interpretation for tractor and heavy equipment use.
Instruction includes: Presentation and quiz. There will be a review of the individual’s ability to operate similar agriculture equipment.
Who Should Attend: All employees that will be working with tractors and heavy equipment.
Training Frequency: Initial training upon job assignment to work with heavy equipment. As determined by supervisor or instructor, a 3-year refresher class may be required. A refresher may also be required if employee shows unsafe operations of equipment.