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Keeping safe on farms
Visitors and events on farms
Farmers must ensure that work areas on the farm are safe, and don’t pose a risk to the health and safety of any person, including visitorsRead more
Managing health and safety: A guide for farmers
These guidelines will help reduce the risk of injuries and fatalities by providing practical guidance on farm health and safetyRead more
Children and young people on farms
Farms are environments where families work, live and play, and as a workplace, they raise unique challenges that other businesses may not even considerRead more
Contractors on farms
This fact sheet provides advice and examples of how farmers and contractors can work together to keep everyone on farm healthy and safe.Read more