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Communicating the ASABE Lighting Recommendations for Horse-Drawn Vehicles to Amish Communities

Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan

Citation:  2010 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 20 - June 23, 2010  1009716.(doi:10.13031/2013.30086)
Authors:   S Dee Jepsen, Theresa A Calip
Keywords:   Horse-drawn vehicles, Amish, lighting and marking patterns

In 2008 ASABE established a recommended practice for consistent lighting and marking patterns of horse-drawn vehicles and equipment. The recommended practice includes buggies, wagons and carriages. Through outreach educational efforts, these recommendations as well as other important roadway safety messages are being diffused throughout Ohios horse-and-buggy communities.

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