Report: Lawn mowers top the list of stolen heavy equipment last year

10/15/2013 |

From the 10,925 pieces of stolen heavy equipment last year, lawn mowers emerged as the most popular item to nab, according to a report from the National Insurance Crime Bureau and the National Equipment Register. While heavy equipment theft declined by 7% since last year, the report found only 20% of stolen equipment is recovered. Hidden fuel cutoff systems and removable fuses can help thwart thieves, this article says.

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