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Farmer Health Fact Sheets

Eye injury – flash burns

Eye injury – flash burns

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

Crush injuries

Crush injuries occur when a part of the body, like a hand, arm, leg, foot…
Sunburn

Sunburn

Sunburn is when your skin is burned by radiation from the sun. Sunburn – at…

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