Tag: crush injuries

Children and animals

Children get great enjoyment from farm life and naturally gravitate towards animals. However, animals can cause serious injuries and children need to be taught the dangers of being around livestock…
animal handling

Animal handling

Handling animals such as cattle, sheep, poultry, dogs and horses is part of everyday life on many farms. All animals behave differently and some animals are kept for production or…
crush injuries

Crush injuries

Crush injuries occur when a part of the body, such as a hand, arm, leg, foot or trunk is trapped, pinched or jammed under or between objects. The pressure can…