Healthy, Safe and Productive Lives
Farmers, Contractors and all on farms need to know and understand the risks involved when dealing with all types of bales.
This guidance is intended for all those who use tractors and machinery in Irish farming.
This poster has been produced jointly with the Road Safety Authority and An Garda Síochána.
Information on the Health and Safety responsibilities of Forest Land Owners and Managers who intend to fell their trees.
The National Centre for Men’s Health, Institute of Technology Carlow was commissioned to write this booklet.
The Farm Safety Partnership has produced this 3 year plan. The overall objective of the plan is to reduce the level of fatalities and serious injuries and improve the health profile in the Agriculture sector.
This book is a celebration of life on farms in Ireland, through the eyes and words of children. They tell us that farms are great places to live and grow up on. They also tell us how fragile life on the farm can be for children and adults alike, when chances are taken and safety is compromised.
This information sheet gives advice on the safe handling of cattle on farms. Dangerous situations involving cattle are almost entirely
avoidable – you or a family member needn’t become a ‘statistic’.
Any work with cattle involves some level of risk. This publication has been prepared to provide general advice and guidance to all persons handling cattle on farms.
Livestock marts and the lairages of abattoirs present a unique set of health and safety risks. There have been many accidents and large numbers of ‘safety incidents’, some of these accidents have been fatal. This simple guidance is for everyone in marts and lairages, whether workers or farmers. This leaflet is a summary of the “Guidance on Safe Operation of Marts and Lairages” also available from this website.