This 30-minute video was produced in English and Spanish and is based on a training curriculum approved by the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries.
The video covers tractor operation basics, rollover protective structures, the hydraulic system, the power take-off system, hitching and towing, troubleshooting when something goes wrong, and safety under risky situations. Click here to watch the trailer of this video in English, and click here to watch the trailer in Spanish.
Printable training materials, including the Tractor Skills and Safety Training Curriculum and Tractor Safety Quick Tips (English and Spanish), will be provided along with this video. People interested in this training tool can purchase a USB drive with all the materials for $50. Click here to order your video.
This video is not intended to be a complete safety training program. The control and operation of each tractor is unique, and operators must receive specific training on the equipment they will use and the hazards they may encounter in their workplace.
Washington State Tree Fruit Association and G.S. Long Co. acknowledge the collaboration of Burrows Tractor, Jonelle Mejica, and Long Ranch in the production of this video.