In South Australia, we require either an MR or HR level licence to operate agricultural machinery on road. Personally, I
In 2018, the National Farmers Federation engaged Dr Richard Franklin from James Cook University to investigate the risk levels of


Other Resources: Safe Cattle Handling Guide – Farmsafe General Guide – Cattle Handling – Safework Aust Ramps & Forcing Yards

Machine Guarding

I know there are those who remove guards from Headers and other machines due to fire risk. If you are
A Risk Assessment is basically…..thinking about, recognising and then recording the risks on your farm. Documenting this process not only
You don’t just snap your fingers and ‘BOOM’….. farm safety arrangements have been addressed and implemented! It’s a gradual process
Media Release | 18/05/2016 A Hillston potato farm has been fined $187,500 after a truck driver died when he was

Auger Amputation

Media Release | 11/12/2015 SafeWork NSW has issued a warning to farms and rural workplaces in South West NSW to
Farmsafe Australia Farmsafe resources are based on extensive farmer research through the Centre for Ag Health & Safety (AgHealth) and