Agriculture

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    'Farms are workplaces, not playgrounds'

    Children and young people are regularly killed and injured in incidents with farm vehicles. Learning the lessons won’t bring them back but is vital if we’re to stop child deaths on farms.

    By Belinda Liversedge on 26 August 2019

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    HSE chair ‘concerned and frustrated’ about UK farm sector’s failure to improve

    The chair of HSE, Martin Temple, has written an open letter to the farm industry to urge farmers to ‘listen and look’ for guidance to prevent needless deaths and injuries on farms.

    By Belinda Liversedge on 23 August 2019

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    Get outdoor workers UV-protected this summer

    As a health and safety director or manager, there are a whole host of risks you will be familiar with when it comes to health and safety provision for outdoor workers.

    By Chris Brooks, SC Johnson Professional on 24 June 2019