Summer means flies and in many parts of Australia lots of them. But as many times as farmers have dealt
Crush protection: raising the bar
A high death toll on Victorian farms has prompted a year-long crackdown and education campaign to improve
One third of Victorian work-related fatalities last year were on farms, a figure way out of proportion
Everyone knows someone, or of someone, who has been badly hurt working on a farm and too many people
For too many people isolated in rural and agricultural areas, social interaction is so important it is
The Rural Health Education Foundation has brought together some of the nation's leading authorities on
The sheep industry is being proactive and helping lift the standards of industry health and safety, with
Fencing is one of the more demanding jobs on any farm, but for too many property owners in the eastern
The cotton pickers are ready to roll and like every other harvest safety come first. An induction program
With livestock numbers once again on the rise, the risk factor for farmers and farm workers is also rising.
Farmer health has gone from the backburner, where it has languished for too many years, to becoming a
It's no good finetuning the harvester if the person behind the wheel is not really ready to go. And that
Agricultural chemical safety is set for a major overhaul, with the Environmental Protection Authority
Getting the farm health message to the metropolitan medical community has been an uphill battle, but
Victoria's dairy industry has set a staggering benchmark in on-farm health and wellbeing.