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Injuries to youth on farms and safety recommendations, U.S. 2006.
Morgantown, WV: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2009-117, 2009 Apr; :1-8
Understanding how to create a safe farm environment is important for farm operators and their families. Youth who live and work on farms are exposed to potentially dangerous farm-related hazards.
Agricultural-industry; Agricultural-machinery; Agricultural-processes; Agricultural-workers; Children; Accident-prevention; Accident-rates; Accidents; Injuries; Injury-prevention; Traumatic-injuries; Farmers; Safety-practices; Surveillance
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2009-117
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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