Originally Posted by billows
Can you elaborate.Why isit so dangerous?
I think its when the attachment comes off the ball. If you are reliant on a hoop over the ball thats not as secure as the ball fitting on a trailer, AND on a trailer thats known to fail hence has a breakaway cable or secondary chain on unbreaked trailers.
Risk if you are behind the trailer cascading backdown the slipway!
Risk if the winch cable snaps up and hits your face head body. Has the ability to decapitate if you get it 'just right'
Also a risk if a cable snaps but I don't see that matters what the fixing point is.