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Child Safety on a Working Farm
Child Safety on a Working Farm
Working farms are fantastic, fun and educational resources for children. Be aware of a the safety issues to ensure a great time is had by all....
Farming Respiratory Hazards
Farming Respiratory Hazards
How respiratory hazards can affect agricultural workers. Equipment and working practices which can help to minimise the risks....
Harmful Livestock Diseases
Harmful Livestock Diseases
Farm workers and the general public are at risk of catching various livestock diseases such as cryptosporidiosis and orf. It's therefore important to follow simple…...
Hazards in Agricultural Work
Hazards in Agricultural Work
Like any industry, agricultural work can be hazardous, so it's important to pay attention to the safety issues surrounding such things as machinery, livestock and…...
Safe Grain Handling
Safe Grain Handling
Grain dust is hazardous to health. Mould spores in the dust can even prove fatal. Farmers must take precautions when harvesting, storing, handling and milling grain....
Safe Working With Bales
Safe Working With Bales
Creating stacks of bales is a task that requires care and skill. Poor stacking, loose string and other problems can create hazards for farm workers and the public....
Safe Working With Mowers
Safe Working With Mowers
An agricultural mower can cause serious accidents. It's important to follow basic safety rules, particularly when dealing with a blockage or to avoid the risks of…...
Storing and Transporting Pesticides for Agricultural Use
Storing and Transporting Pesticides for Agricultural Use
Pesticides used for agricultural purposes can be hazardous to health, so it's vital to follow basic guidelines for storage and transportation...
Using Veterinary Medicines Safely
Using Veterinary Medicines Safely
It's vital to use veterinary medicines safely to prevent an adverse reaction in humans and animals, and to store the medicines in a secure cabinet...
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