Rollover Fact
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Rollover Facts

  • Each year 4 out of every 100,000 American workers die on the job.
  • The fatality rate for farmers is 800% higher than all American workers.
  • The tractor is the leading cause of death on a farm.
  • The most frequent cause of tractor related deaths are side and rear overturns.
  • Farmers in the Northeast experience the highest rates of overturn death.
  • 80% of deaths caused by rollovers happen to experienced farmers.
  • 1 in 7 farmers involved in tractor overturns are permanently disabled.
  • 7 out of 10 farms will go out of business within a year of a tractor overturn fatality.
  • ROPS are 99% effective in preventing injury or death in the event of an overturn when used with a seatbelt.
  • ROPS remain 70% effective without the use of a seatbelt.