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Rural Safety: Machinery, Stock and General Hazards

This text explains how to minimise risks and cope with problems, with the help of many clear illustrations. This book is useful for students of agriculture as well as managers of rural businesses. A companion volume, Farm Chemical Safety is alsoavailable in the Practical Farming Series.

Paperback, 144 Pages

Published: August 1995

Imprint: Butterworth Heinemann

ISBN: 978-0-7506-8903-8


  • Introduction; Fire prevention in the home; Noise induced hearing loss; Workshop safety; Tractor safety; Farm vehicles; Plant safety; Grain storage and handling facilities; Storage; Manual handling; Animal handling; Diseases that can betransmitted to humans; Other health hazards; Occupational stress and dependency; Firearm safety; Children on farms; Bibliography; Acknowledgements; Index.


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