Farmer Health Fact Sheets

Farmer’s fever

Farmer’s fever

Farmer's fever, also called organic dust toxic syndrome (ODTS), is caused by breathing in dust…
Eye injury – flash burns

Eye injury – flash burns

Flash burns (welders flash) are common painful complaints following welding on farms. Flash burns occur…
Snake bite

Snake bite

Snakes can occur on Australian farms. Australia has some of the world’s deadliest snakes and…

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