articles about farm-deaths
The IFA announced details of its peer-to-peer farm safety learning initiative this week, while the HSA said that farmers are nine times more likely to be killed at work than any other profession.
This week, we hear all about a new learning initiative to help doctors deal with farm accidents.
The nation has awoken to calm after the worst storm in a generation.
India have been experiencing an extremely high suicide rate, put down to climate change.
With the recent increased number of rural crimes across the country, we examine to see if there is anything being done or that could be done to counteract it.
Thats Farming Editor John Connell takes a moment to reflect on what has changed in farm deaths one year on from a local tragedy in his home.
The annual Ecumenical Remembrance Service was held in Laois over the weekend, in honour of loved ones lost or who suffered injuries on farms.
Teagasc have released figures, showing the amount of people to die in farm related accidents this year to be 12. The figures released also show that one third of the accidents occurred in the month of May.
With the tragic news of 2 farm deaths today we have decided to run a recent editorial on farm deaths wrote by our editor John Connell.