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Farm Safety

SAFETY COMES FIRST

SAFETY COMES FIRST Livestock Industry Guide to Workplace Safety 2017/18 – Released Handling livestock is a dangerous activity. Livestock producers, livestock transport operators and livestock handlers are at risk when moving livestock to different locations, separating, loading or unloading on properties or at saleyards, and undertaking animal husbandry. These risks include being crushed, kicked, trampled…

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Farm Safety

Managing Livestock. Managing Safety

Managing Livestock. Managing Safety Livestock Industry Guide to Workplace Safety 2016/17 – Released Livestock is one of the highest risk sectors within the agricultural industry – an industry currently contributing to high levels of injury and fatality to Australian workers. Risks have been identified as, handling livestock, quad bikes, tractors, occupational diseases, and child safety…

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Animal Safety

Make Safety a Reality – Don’t Be a Fatality

Make Safety a Reality – Don’t Be a Fatality Livestock Industry Guide to Workplace Safety 2015/16 – Released The Australian livestock industry today possesses unacceptably high levels of fatalities and injuries. Farms present several hazards but many incidents can be avoided by implementing safe work practices. Safety doesn’t hurt, which is why Pro-Visual Publishing, in…