Quad bike stats highlight need for different farm safety approach

Quad bike stats highlight need for different farm safety approach

QUAD bikes remain a leading cause of death and serious injury on Australian farms, according to the latest...

Machinery General

22 JULY 2016
Making farms safe for children

Making farms safe for children

MAKING the farm safe for children is imperative to preventing accidents occurring.

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22 JULY 2016
OPINION: Farm fatalities in focus

OPINION: Farm fatalities in focus

THIS week, for those who haven't been paying attention to their inboxes, has been National Farm Safety...

On-farm

21 JULY 2016
Safe farm practices make dollars and sense

Safe farm practices make dollars and sense

DON'T be left counting the cost of on-farm injuries or fatalities is the message to the agriculture for...

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18 JULY 2016
No kids on quads: AgForce boss

No kids on quads: AgForce boss

WHEN Grant Maudsley looked in his ute's rear vision mirror and could not see his son riding behind him,...

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21 MARCH 2016
Training could quell quad bike danger

Training could quell quad bike danger

Quad bikes continue to pose a serious risk to users, with fatalities not subsiding. Jessica Strauss investigates....

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30 OCTOBER 2015
Quad bike deaths prompt warning of dangers

Quad bike deaths prompt warning of dangers

THREE quad bike deaths in Western Australia so far this year have prompted a joint warning from Consumer...

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05 OCTOBER 2015
CF Moto launches new side-by-sides and ATVs

CF Moto launches new side-by-sides and ATVs

CF MOTO has added three new models of side-by-side and quad bikes to its line-up.

Machinery General

17 APRIL 2015
Improving farm safety on the agenda

Improving farm safety on the agenda

TACKLING ways to improve safety on the farm in a practical manner is this year's Farm Safety Week theme,...

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23 JULY 2014
Video footage of tried and tested UTVs

Video footage of tried and tested UTVs

QUAD bikes are the number one killer in on-farm machinery accidents.

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10 OCTOBER 2013
Innovation may reduce quad bike danger

Innovation may reduce quad bike danger

QUAD bikes are in the spotlight again, with a recent study calling for children to be banned from using...

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27 SEPTEMBER 2013
Quad riders push danger boundary

Quad riders push danger boundary

 RECENT research by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has revealed an alarming rate...

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05 APRIL 2013