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The time mowing almost killed me!


Health, Safety and Accident Issues.

Discussion on health & safety issues that effect the lawn care, landscaping, tree care, power washing, snow plowing and other trades. Talks of accidents that have occurred and how they could have been prevented. OSHA rules.
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this is what it looks like right before you go over a 25 foot drop off, after your reverse goes out.
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WOW, I am glad you are ok! How did that all happen? Did you use the straps to pull it back up?
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i pulled back on my handles, and nothing happened. i pulled the break, and stopped, but when i tried to go in reverse, it just kept sliding forward down the hill. so i just hooked it up to the truck and pulled it out.
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What do you think caused that? Had that ever happened before?
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i have no idea. when i take it in for service, ill tell them about it. i have a 3 year warranty on it, so if something is wrong they will fix it.
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It will be fascinating to hear. That certainly was a close call!
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