Prior to 1968, national statistics on farm and ranch accidental injuries and fatalities were drawn from death certificates and local studies without uniformity or correlation. A system of state accident surveys now offers comparable information that is representative and has the validity to use in formulating logical accident countermeasures.
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SOURCE: St. Joseph, Michigan: American Society of Agricultural Engineers; 1983. 24.
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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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