General

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B. Operation
15.
General
15.1.
Operator
15.1.1.
All operators of tractors should
(a) be in good health;
(b) be adequately trained and, when required, properly licensed;
(c) obtain and r«ad the operating manual before using a tractor
for the first time;
(d) wear adequate and well-fitting footwear maintained in good
repair;
(e) wear snug-fitting clothing; and
(f) keep hands, feet and clothing away from all moving parts.
15.2.
Starting of tractor
15.2.1.
Before starting a tractor, the operator should
(a) clear all material from the cab floor and all mud, ice or snow
from the pedals;
(b) inspect each machine to make certain that it is properly ad-
justed and in good working condition;
(c) lubricate working parts, tighten all loose parts and secure
safety shields in place; and
(d) place all controls in neutral.
15.3.
Operating conditions
15.3.1.
Tractors should not be started or operated in build-
ings unless conditions are such that there is no risk of fire or con-
tamination of the air.
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