VIDEO: Farmer who fell 14ft shares story

“The doctor said if the spleen holds, it will be alright, but if it doesn’t hold, it is all over.”

'He fell 14-foot from the top of the shed and landed between a girder and cow cubicle'

Eric Parkes sustained injuries following two separate incidents on his family farm.

Opinion: 'As someone who lost their leg around farm machinery, I could not have been more horrified'

"It showcased a young teenager in a piece of machinery that could have cost them their life, if accidentally activated!"