The fact sheets cover key points and other useful information relating to the particular topic. They identify common risks and suggest appropriate controls.
WorkSafe New Zealand is committed to helping reduce the risk of injuries and fatalities resulting from quad bike hazards.
On average, five people are killed on New Zealand farms each year in work-related quad bike incidents.
Studies show that people who work or live on farms have higher rates of hearing loss than the rest of...
On average, six to seven farmers are killed every year in New Zealand when using farm tractors.
Every year on average there are 10 deaths on farms caused by farms vehicles.
Many farms have small stands of planted trees (woodlots) that were planted 25 to 40 years ago as part of diversification.
If you have a health and safety plan for your farm that identifies, manages and communicates risks like wire strike, then...
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