Dangers lurk in the workplace

Karen Morrison reports from the Canadian Agricultural Safety Association annual meeting in Charlottetown Regulation and policy are not the best ways to create change on the farm and reduce injuries to children, delegates at the Canadian Agricultural Safety Association annual conference heard this month. “We know trying to get into policy and regulation is not […] Read more


Dangers lurk for children on the farm

Karen Morrison reports from the Canadian Agricultural Safety Association annual meeting in Charlottetown. CHARLOTTETOWN — Allowing children to join their father in the tractor may seem like one way to create a lifelong interest in farming, but a child safety expert says it’s too risky. Marsha Salzwedel, the agricultural youth safety specialist at the National […] Read more