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2006, vol. 31, iss. 2, pp. 17-29
Prevention measures for decreasing the number of tractor accidents in agriculture in republic of Macedonia
aFakultet poljoprivrednih nauka i hrane, Skopje, Republika Makedonija
bUniversity of Belgrade, Faculty of Agriculture

emailzdimitrovski@zf.ukim.edu.mk, dragit@zf.ukim.edu.mk, omico@agrifaculty.bg.ac.yu
Abstract
In this paper are presented prevention measures for decreasing the number of tractor accidents in agriculture in Republic of Macedonia. According from the results of the investigation from 1999 to 2003 in agriculture production was reported 398 tractor accidents. As the results of disrespect of traffic signs and regulations happened 203 (51, 00%) accidents, psycho-physical condition and poorly experience was cause of 87 (21,86%) accidents and 42 (10,55%) accidents are results of mistakes of pedestrians, riders and technical malfunction of vehicles. In agricultural condition on the field happened 66 (16,58%) tractor accidents. For decreasing the number of tractor related accidents and injuries in the agriculture production in Republic of Macedonia, we have to implement recommendations which are described in Regulations for tractor safety, Technical solution for increasing of tractor safety, and The organization measures for safety tractor exploitation.
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