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Childhood Agricultural Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation (FACE) Investigation Reports

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The following tables contain links to investigation reports of fatal injuries to youth in agricultural settings. The first table contains a list of cases investigated by NIOSH; the second table contains a list of cases investigated by state investigators in State-FACE programs.

NIOSH FACE Investigations of Fatal Injuries to Youth in Agricultural Settings

Report NumberTitle
89-46A 15-year-old Grandson Died When He Entered A Manure Waste Pit With An Oxygen-deficient Atmosphere
98-159-Year-Old Child Helping With Blueberry Harvest Dies After Being Run Over by Cargo Truck on Field Road
2000-06A 16-year-old Male Farmworker Died In A Cotton Packing Machine After Being covered With A Load of Cotton - Georgia
2000-18A 15-year-old Male Farm Worker Died After the Tractor He Was Operating Overturned Into A Manure Pit - Pennsylvania
2002-10Youth Farm Worker Dies After Falling Into Operating Feed Grinder/Mixer - Ohio

State-FACE Investigations of Fatal Injuries to Youth In Agricultural Settings

Report NumberStateTitle
95IA009IAA 12 year old boy working part-time for a farmer was killed when he lost control and overturned a tractor in a 12 foot deep roadside ditch.
99IA003IAYouth farm worker is killed when he becomes entangled in PTO driveline of an old grinder-mixer.
03IA020IAA 14- year-old boy died while helping his grandfather clear farmland of fence posts.
04IA017IAA 12-year-old boy was killed while helping a farmer, his uncle, hitch a hay wagon to a truck.
04IA019IAAn eight-year-old farm boy was killed while helping his father chop hay for silage on their dairy farm.
01KY062KYA 16-year-old female was killed after the tractor on which she was riding as a passenger overturned.
03MI052MIA 13-year-old farm youth was killed when he became entangled in an unguarded rotating power take-off (PTO) shaft.
04MI176MI6-Year-Old Youth Dies When He Was Run Over by a Skid-Steer Loader Driven by His 9-Year-Old Brother
94MN030MNFarm Youth Dies After Being Crushed by a "Run Away" Chopper Wagon
94MN039MNAs the 16 year old victim drove down the highway, the right wheels of the tractor left the road surface.
94MN041MNThe 10 year old victim was driving the tractor on a public highway, pulling a baler and a hayrack loaded with bales of hay.
95MN045MNA 13-year-old male farm youth (victim) died of injuries sustained after he was engulfed in corn inside a steel grain bin.
95MN046MNFarmer Youth Dies After Being Struck By A Loader Bucket
97MN038MNA 13-year-old farm youth (victim) died of injuries sustained when he was run over by a grass seeder.
00MN029MNFarm Youth Dies After Falling From and Being Run Over By Tractor in Minnesota.
03MN021MNA 12-year-old female died from injuries sustained when the tractor she was operating overturned.
05MN010MNFarm Youth Dies After Becoming Entangled In the Unloading Beaters of a Forage Wagon
05MN036MNFarm Youth Dies After Becoming Entangled In the Unloading Beaters of a Forage Wagon
99MO022MOAn eleven-year-old farm-boy died when the tractor he was operating overturned into a drainage ditch.
98NE029NEA 18-year-old physical plant helper at a community college was killed when the tractor he was operating overturned in a ditch and landed on top of him.
99NE028NEA 15 year old youth had gone in to scoop corn away from the front lower door of the grain bin so a sweep auger could be installed.
05NY001NYAn 18-year-old farm worker was fatally injured when he became entangled in a silage defacer.
98OK025OKA 17-year-old male died when he became trapped in a hay baler that caught fire.
00OK045OKA 17-year old on a hay hauling crew died from injuries received when he fell from a moving hay truck and was apparently run over by the vehicle's tire.
03WA038WATwo Teen Workers Asphyxiate in an Agricultural Silo
99WA056WAA 16-year-old farm worker (the victim) died of injuries when the tractor he was driving overturned and crushed him.
99WI038WIAn 18-year-old male farm worker (the victim) died after the tractor he was driving overturned and he received crushing injuries from being tossed in the cab.
00WI025WIA 16-year-old male farm worker (the victim) died when a horse-drawn sled loaded with manure overturned on him.
02WI058WIAn 11 year-old youth died when he was pinned under the tractor he was driving.
92WY013WYA 17 year old male ranch helper was struck by lightning while moving sheep between camps in a hilly area near the border of the state.
 
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