Ensuring that the safety of those working on the farm is controlled to minimise the risk of accidents.
NFU Mutual have training courses aimed at maintaining and increasing competence in the workplace. For further information click here.
- The Yorkshire Agricultural society have published a document on introducing farm safety check ups into your daily routine, ensuring risks are minimised and things are not forgotten about which may have long term negative impacts, click here to read.
Mind Your Head campaign
The #MindYourHead campaign highlights the important link between wellbeing and safety, as well as the effect stress has on farmers and the potential lead to accidents.
The Little Book of Minding Your Head (Yellow Wellies)
HSE essential information and guidance on health and safety in agriculture
- Managing safe workplace transport.
- What you should know about tractors and other self-propelled vehicles.
- Working at heights – preventing falls.
- Electricity safety.
- Safe use of machinery.
- Chainsaw and tree work.