Use the resources below to help you with managing your farm’s health and safety.
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The purpose of these guidelines is to help reduce the risk of injuries by providing guidance on how to prevent slips, trips and falls on farms.
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The purpose of these guidelines is to help reduce the risk of injuries and fatalities by providing practical guidance on how to manage various two-wheeled motorbike hazards.
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Farms are workplaces. Like all other workplaces, workplace health and safety laws apply and you need to have a health and safety management system in place.
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This guide provides you with the information and tools you need to build a healthy and safe place to live and work.
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After several near misses on his farm near Greymouth, farmer took action.
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A fifth-generation dairy farmer, Taylor grew up around farmers taking risks and when he graduated from university and began farming, he took risks himself.
"When I was growing up, the onus for health and safety was 100 per cent on workers to keep themselves safe," he says.
Today, the farm has robust health and safety practices with the overarching focus being on engaging and communicating with workers around health and safety.
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