skidsteer noun. small rigid-frame, engine-powered machine with lift arms used to attach a wide variety of labor-saving tools or attachments. see also bobcat and skid loader.
bobcat / skidsteer
This course covers the effective, safe, and efficient use of skidsteer equipment. Skidsteer equipment causes a number of workplace accidents resulting in injury every year. The most common issues relate to workers getting struck by or caught in the equipment as it is being operated. Specific attachments can bring their own risks and all employees should be trained on safe operation prior to use.