This National Farm Safety Week Locals Are Being Urged to STAY ON THE SAFE SIDE

July 18, 2023 1:22 am in by

19 Aussie farmers haven’t made it home this year and there have been even more close calls — In SA 4.5% of the states total workforce works in agriculture; however, almost 19% of workplace deaths occur on farms.

This national Farm Safety Week locals are being urged to STAY ON THE SAFE SIDE.

Advice will focus on finding the right vehicle for the job and knowing your limits.

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Chair of FarmSafe Australia Felicity Richards says machinery is a leading cause of death.