Ringo Hill Farms Equipment Co., Inc., Quakertown, Pa., has passed the National Association of Trailer Manufacturers’ (NATM) safety compliance re-inspection, part of NATM’s voluntary Compliance Program. NATM’s Compliance Program, including its inspection, is based on the NATM Guidelines for Recommended Minimum Manufacturing Practices for Light and Medium Duty Trailers.
The Guidelines is a compilation of federal safety standards and regulations and industry best practices that govern trailer construction.
Ringo Hill Farms Equipment Co., Inc., manufactures, imports and distributes a wide range of trailers, truck bodies and landscape equipment. “Ringo Trailers” manufactures utility, equipment and dump trailers, as well as, car carriers and cargo trailers.
NATM’s Compliance Program, including the on-site inspection, is available to all NATM trailer manufacturing members on a voluntary basis. Once the manufacturer’s manufacturing process passes the inspection of an 80-point checklist based on the Guidelines, the company is NATM-certified and eligible to purchase NATM’s red, white, and blue Compliance Decals for application to its compliant trailers. The Decal states that the trailer was “Manufactured in Compliance with NATM Guidelines.”