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Posted June 27, 2014 - 08:26 AM



Or 2 !!!!!


I am not necessairly a luck person, God was watching over you. You could've been seriously hurt, glad to hear you are okay.

We used to have a safety saying here at work "Take 2"... take 2 secs to think before you do anything.

We just bought my son the Bronco, it's a 5 spd. I have been driving it and find myself just throwing it in neutral to open gates, etc. I even had to grab brush guard a couple times to stop it from rolling. This makes me think to be a little more cautious and throw the Ebrake on whenever I get out.

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Posted June 27, 2014 - 09:21 AM

I sure am glad you weren't seriously hurt Bill!  It is amazing how fast things can go south.  This is a good reminder for all of us to keep safety in mind no matter what we are doing.  I bet you are sore today.

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Posted June 27, 2014 - 09:51 AM

WOW! Glad you didn't get hurt ! The man upstairs was looking down on ya for sure. If I said that I've been there done nearly the same thing, would that make ya feel better. Well that's a story for another day. Glad you're OK.                                                                                              Roger.

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Posted June 27, 2014 - 12:50 PM

Other than bruises on both thighs and back all is well but I am pretty stiff today.  Did get the shed up yesterday though.


Thanks for the good thoughts.

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Posted June 27, 2014 - 01:45 PM

Glad to hear you wern't hurt too bad. Isn't it ironic that the accident was caused by a safety device??

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Posted June 27, 2014 - 09:13 PM

I had to think of this today while at work. I had jumped off the forklift to move some dunnage and forgot to flip the brake switch. I thought of it as I was in front of it. It sure didn't take me long to get back to hit the switch.

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