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FARM-RELATED INJURIES

Surveillance of Work-Related Farm-Related Injuries in Michigan

 

In Michigan, surveillance for farm-related injuries began in 2015. Records from Michigan's hospitals/emergency departments are used to identify farm-related injuries in farmers and farm workers. The information is used to plan educational activity and set priorities regarding specific types of injuries and geographic parts of the State to emphasize prevention programs to reduce the number of injuries in the agriculture sector. The data is also used to make referrals to the Michigan AgrAbility program.

Most Recent  Farm Related Injuries Data Fact Sheet

Most Recent Annual Report

Hazard Alert: Safe Animal Handling to Prevent Farm-Related Injuries and Illnesses

Hazard Alert: Farm-Related Machinery Entanglements in Michigan

Hazard Alert: Safe Use of Tractors Will Prevent Work-Related Deaths

Hazard Alert: Farmer Died as a Result of Starting Tractor on Ground

 

MIFACE AGRICULTURE FATALITY INVESTIGATION REPORTS