Safety Specifications for Commercial Turf Care Equipment
|Publication Date:||14 March 1980|
The safety specifications in this standard apply to powered walk-behind, towed, and ride-on machines intended for marketing as commercial turf care equipment. Equipment covered may consist of two or more components that are functionally connected but may be produced by different manufacturers. Each functional component shall conform to each section of this standard as it logically applies.
These specifications are not intended to apply to:
(1) Turf care equipment that is designed primarily for personal use, consumption, or enjoyment of a consumer in or around a permanent or temporary household or residence.
(2) Equipment that is designed primarily for agricultural purposes but that may be used for turf care.
Where other standards are referenced, such reference applies only to the document identified, not revisions thereof.