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Can you identify fatal hazards on your farm or ranch?

Authors
Oregon Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation
Source
Portland, OR: Oregon Health and Science University, Oregon Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation, 2008 Apr; :1-2
NIOSHTIC No.
20043615
Abstract
Six workers are killed each year on farms and ranches in Oregon. The worker fatality rate in agriculture is far greater than the average worker fatality rate in Oregon. Operating a vehicle and working with machinery are the most common sources of fatal injury.
Keywords
Accident-prevention; Injury-prevention; Safety-education; Safety-measures; Safety-practices; Traumatic-injuries; Mortality-data; Mortality-rates; Motor-vehicles; Fall-protection; Farmers; Agricultural-industry; Agriculture; Agricultural-workers; Equipment-design; Tractors; Machine-operation; Truck-drivers; Trucking
Contact
Oregon Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation (OR-FACE) Program, Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park, L606, Portland, OR 97239-3098
Publication Date
20080401
Document Type
Other
Email Address
orface@ohsu.edu
Funding Type
Cooperative Agreement
Fiscal Year
2008
NTIS Accession No.
NTIS Price
Identifying No.
Cooperative-Agreement-Number-U60-OH-008472
Source Name
Can you identify fatal hazards on your farm or ranch?
State
OR
Performing Organization
Public Health Service
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