Farmer Health Fact Sheets

bites and stings, ambulance when to call

Bites and stings

There are many Australian animal and insect species that bite or sting. In general, most…
crush injuries

Crush injuries

Crush injuries occur when a part of the body, such as a hand, arm, leg,…
Scabies is caused by small mites that burrow into the skin. Photo by Steschke


Scabies (Sarcoptes scabiei) is caused by small mites that penetrate into the skin. These mites…