Do not attempt to jump clear of a tipping vehicle; serious or fatal crushing injuries may result. Vehicle
tips faster than driver can jump free. Failure to comply may result in injury or death to personnel.
To avoid rollovers:
Read and understand all instructions in this manual.
Carry tools and loads close to ground to aid visibility and lower center of gravity.
Balance loads so weight is evenly distributed and load is stable.
Be alert when operating on slopes.
Reduce speed before turning or swinging load.
Know capacity of vehicle's FEL and backhoe. Do not overload.
Be careful when operating at edge of excavation trench.
Avoid sharp turns.
The ROPS/FOPS is designed only to protect the operator during earth-moving operations. Failure to
comply may result in injury or death to personnel.
The IHMEE is designed to only safely carry the operator when driving or earth-moving. No other personnel are to ride on the
vehicle. Unauthorized riders are subject to personal injury and also obstruct the operator's view, resulting in the vehicle being
operated in an unsafe manner.
Serious injury or death can result from contact with electric power lines. Never move any part of
vehicle or load closer to power lines than 9 ft. (3 m). Failure to comply may result in injury or death to