Operate Mower Safely
Before each use, inspect entire machine. Check tightness of all nuts and bolts, particularly those securing the disks and knives.
Keep all shields and cover in place.
Stop the tractor engine and wait until all moving parts have stopped before leaving operator's station to adjust, lubricate, clean or unclog machine.
Never hand feed material into machine.
Do not lean against, sit or stand on cutterbar cover or its supporting framework.
Make certain everyone is clear of machine before starting tractor engine or beginning operation.
Do not operate mower with cutterbar raised to vertical (transport) position.
Always operate machine at rated speed.
Drive slowly over rough ground.