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 …
More Victorian farm workers have been hurt or killed by tractors in the past year than by any other equipment used in the farming sector, WorkSafe reveals. WorkSafe spokeswoman Charlotte Bull said since the start of 2009, there have been 11 reported tractor-related deaths on Victorian farms. “So what this means is that more people …
Safety issues over plant and equipment remain a major concern for the agricultural industry, WorkSafe Victoria reveals. WorkSafe inspectors have issued over 200 safety improvement notices to farm businesses from July to September as part of a year-long statewide farm safety campaign. Now in its third month, the campaign focuses on the most common causes …
The Education Department has offered its apologies to a Morawa agricultural college student who was seriously hurt by a farm machinery in 2007. The woman was 17 when the lower part of her body got entangled with a defective tractor in May 2007. The department pleaded guilty failing to provide a hazard-free environment. It was …
WorkSafe will be going to western Victoria next week to conduct field days for agricultural workers. The safety watchdog will grace field days Sheepvention (2-3 August) and the Mallee Machinery field days (4-5 August) to inform the farming community of workplace safety in a neutral setting. “We set up stands at major field days to …