Rear-end collisions are the most commonly-reported accidents for farm vehicles and other slow-moving vehicles, according to a report the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Safety Database.
When driving behind a slow-moving vehicle such as farm vehicle, drivers are encouraged to keep an eye out for the signs that are required to be posted on the slow-moving vehicles.
The signs are fluorescent orange triangles that are designed to be seen from distances of up to 500 feet. The most common accident with farm vehicles occur when a motorist attempts to pass as a farmer makes a left turn.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a farm vehicle accident, Contact the Danville car accident lawyers of Spiros Law, P.C. by calling (217) 443-4343 today.