Storing and Transporting Pesticides for Agricultural Use

Many pesticides are hazardous. Whether they’re fungicides, herbicides, insecticides or rodenticides, their purpose is to kill and discourage insects and animals from destroying crops. Anyone involved in agriculture must therefore store and transport pesticides with care. COSHH One of the laws that govern pesticides is COSHH – the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations […]

Safe Working With Mowers

Over a recent ten-year period, there were 30 serious reported accidents involving agricultural mowers. Two of the accidents were fatal. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) also believes there were many more than 30 incidents during this time. Workers simply failed to notify them. There are two types of agricultural mower referred to here: flail […]