Since retrofitting through the Program, 197 close calls & 16 serious injuries/fatalities have been prevented. These are the lives that your support helps save.
OVER-TURNS are the most frequent cause of death on farms
The occupational fatality rate for farmers is 800% higher than other industries
7 out of 10 farms go out of business within 5 years of an accident
Roughly half of the tractors in the U.S. are unprotected
What if tractor overturn
fatalities could be prevented?
HOW THE NRRP HELPS OUR FARMERS
- The National ROPS Rebate Program offers farmers 70% off costs with a maximum out of pocket cost of $500 (for the farmer) in rebates for rollover protection installedon unprotected tractors.
- Since the Program began, more than 2,000 tractors have been retrofitted.
- Over $1,500,000 in rebates has gone directly to farmers since the Program began.