Tag: Farm Safety

Inflatable vest and ATV helmets showcased at quad bike safety forum

New innovations designed to help reduce Australia’s quad bike injury and death toll were showcased at the 2017 National Quad Bike Safety Forum. The post Inflatable vest and ATV helmets showcased at quad bike safety forum appeared first on Beef Central. Source: Beef Central Inflatable vest and ATV helmets showcased at quad bike safety… Read more »

‘We’re killing too many people, and it has to stop’

While other industries such as mining have dramatically lowered their workplace accident rates – proving that safety is a problem than can be fixed – agriculture’s rate of improvement lags well behind all others. The post ‘We’re killing too many people, and it has to stop’ appeared first on Beef Central. Source: Beef Central … Read more »

Agriculture safety campaign

WorkSafe Queensland are running an Agriculture safety campaign to educate people about safety concerns on farms and in agricultural based activities. “Did you know that only 3% of Queenslanders work on farms, but almost 30% of workplace deaths happen on them? Around 13 Queensland agriculture workers die each year as a result of a workplace… Read more »