In July, our CEO, Randy White, gave the keynote address on different agritourism liability risks at the Missouri Agritourism Conference. One risk was hayrides, the leading cause of injuries and deaths. Although some farms are already operating sunflower or other festivals with hayrides, the Fall corn maze and pumpkin patch season is just around the corner. It isn't too late for farms to change their hayrides and operation for the Fall festivals to increase their safety.
Here's a slide show showing the safest and most efficient way to load and unload hayrides
For more information on operating safe hayrides, check out our article Operating Safe Hayrides.