Farmers seven times more likely to die in workplace incident – Heydon
Barry Murphy
Reducing, mitigating and eliminating farm safety risks is how the number of farm fatalities will decrease in Ireland, says Minister Matin Heydon.
Half of farm death victims are over 65
There have been 62 fatal accidents on NI farms over the past decade, with 32 of these incidents involving over 65s
13 July 2022 Farm safety
Need for immediate change on farm safety
President of the Irish Farmers Association Tim Cullinan outlines his hopes for Farm Safety Week 2022.
Man dies in incident on Galway farm
It brings to six the number of fatalities to occur on Irish farms to date this year.
13 July 2022 News
No stone left unturned on beef access to China - Heydon
The Irish Farmers Journal sat down with Minister of State Martin Heydon, who has responsibility for new market development and farm safety.
27 April 2022 News
One-to-one farm tragedy support EIP launched by Embrace FARM
The project has been funded by the Department under the EIP initiative.
27 April 2022 News
Inspection campaign to focus on tractors and quads
The Health and Safety Authority has launched a farm vehicle inspection campaign following 40 related deaths over the last five years.
14 April 2022 News