Safety Spending: Is Agriculture Being Shortchanged?

  • Field, William E.;
  • Purschwitz, Mark A.


Few would argue that agriculture presents risks to workers that are among the very highest to be found in any industry. Yet the level of federal funding for occupational safety in farming appears to fail to reflect the need for greater concern and positive action to prevent them.


JOURNAL: Agric Eng. 1988; 69(7): 10, 18.

Note: Agricultural Engineering.

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This document was extracted from the CDC-NIOSH Epidemiology of Farm Related Injuries: Bibliography With Abstracts, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.

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