A rise in tractor-related injuries and fatalities across Australian farms is causing concern among farm safety authorities, with statistics showing about 10 people are killed in tractor-related incidents every year.
The state of Queensland has suffered its second tractor-related fatality in less than a week, following the death of a man south of Bundaberg on Thursday night.
A man has been killed in a tractor-related incident in Queensland. The Saturday afternoon incident occurred in Maryborough, approximately 255km north of Brisbane.
Crews from the Queensland Ambulance Service rushed to a property near Grantham in the Lockyer Valley after a tractor rolled over Wednesday morning.
An incident where a man was killed after being run over by a tractor in Victoria, approximately 53km east of Naracoorte, on Sunday afternoon is being investigated by WorkSafe.
A man has been killed in an incident involving a tractor in Victoria, approximately 53 km East of Naracoorte.
A man has been killed in a tractor-related incident in Victoria, 26 km north-east of Melbourne’s Central Business District.
A man is nursing serious injuries to his leg after being trapped under a tractor at a farm in Western Australia.
A tractor-related incident at a Queensland rural property has left a man nursing serious crush injuries to his legs.
An 8-year-old boy has been killed in a farming incident at a rural property in New South Wales.
A man has died in an incident involving a tractor in North Queensland.
An investigation into a workplace incident where a 50-year-old man lost his life at a cherry farm in south-central Tasmania is currently underway.
Less than 48 hours after a farmer was killed in a tractor-related incident in southern NSW, another farmer has lost his life after being run over by a tractor in south east Queensland.
A farmer has been killed after being trapped under a tractor at a rural property in southern NSW.
A Victorian farmer has been killed in a tractor rollover at a property east of Benalla, about 237km north east of Melbourne.
Less than a week after a farmer was killed in a tractor rollover in Tasmania, another man has been taken to hospital with suspected leg and head injuries after his tractor rolled in northwest New South Wales, about 346km north northwest(NNW) of Sydney.
A man has died after being pinned underneath a tractor at a property in southern Tasmania, about 62km south west of Hobart.
It’s difficult to believe that Swanfels local Chris Nielsen survived 13 hours trapped under a tractor in a chilly night and is now on the path to recovery.
A tractor accident has claimed the life of a Lowood man on a rural property.
A77-year-old Lockyer Valley farmer has died in a tractor incident as he bailed on his Gatton-Laidley Rd property on Saturday evening.
Photo: SafetyCulture Library An almond processor announced the completion of its investigation into the death of a farm worker in north-west Victoria in 2013. The 55-year –old worker was operating a tractor at an almond orchard at Robinvale south of Mildura, when he died in August last year. The police and WorkSafe investigated the incident …