OPERATING MACHINE CONTINUED
Operating On Slopes
DO NOT attempt to jump clear of a tipping machine. Machine tips faster than operator can
jump free. Remember that the danger of tipping is always present. Failure to follow this
warning may result in injury or death to personnel.
DO NOT operate machine on a side slope of more than 20%.
1. Reduce engine speed when you maneuver in tight quarters.
2. Always travel straight up and down slopes, never at an angle or sideways to bottom of slope
Figure 4. Sideways to Bottom of Slope Prohibited.
3. When traveling uphill or downhill with a loaded bucket, keep bucket on uphill side, as low as possible.
Figure 5. Traveling on Slope With Loaded Bucket.