Farm Equipment on the Roads

It’s the season when farmers are driving their equipment on the roads.  Please be patient and keep your distance.


What is the most frequent type of multi-vehicle collision?
a. Farm machinery being hit as it is turning onto a public road
b. Collision as a motorist attempts to pass farm machinery on the road

c. Rear-end collision due to motorists miscalculating the rate at which they are approaching farm machinery and consequently running into the rear of it.

In what three-month period do almost half of all collisions occur?

a. March, April and May

b. July, August and September

For more information see Safe Transportation of Farm Equipment in Alberta