(625 ILCS 5/12-708)
(from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 12-708)
Operator protective frames on tractor-mower
No tractor unit over 16 engine horsepower designed for mowing or
tractor-mower combination unit over 16 engine horsepower owned or leased
by the Department, a municipal corporation or political subdivision
shall be operated for the purpose of mowing vegetation on highway
right-of-way unless the tractor of such unit is equipped with an
operator protective frame conforming to the specifications prescribed by
the United States Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, as amended,
and with a seat safety belt.
The operator protective frame may be incorporated into a cab which
design shall conform to the specifications established by the United States
Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, as amended.
The seat safety belt must meet the requirements provided in Section
12-603 of this Act.
(Source: P.A. 81-435.)