Tag: falls

Falls prevention on farms

Falls are one of the most common causes of death and injury on farms, especially among older farmers. It is common for people to fall from horses, motorbikes, farm machinery,…
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, machinery


Farmers and agricultural workers are at risk of fatal or serious injury while operating or working with tractors, harvesters, sprayers, trucks, 2-wheel and 4-wheel motorbikes, farm implements and attachments. Ensure…
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…