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Limitations in Fields of Vision for Simulated Young Farm Tractor Operators
Ergonomics: June 2010 / 53(6):758–766

Ability of Youth Operators to Reach Farm Tractor Controls
Ergonomics: June 2009 / 52(6):685–694

Injuries to Youth on Farms and Safety Recommendations, U.S. 2006
NIOSH Publication No. 2009-117 (February 2009)
The majority of deaths to youth on U.S. farms were due to machinery (23%), motor vehicles (19%), and drowning (16%).

NIOSH Alert: Preventing Deaths, Injuries and Illnesses of Young Workers
NIOSH Publication No. 2003-128 (July 2003)
Working youth are exposed to, and injured by, machinery in agriculture, retail trades, transportation and construction.
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