Agriculture has the worst rate of deaths and injuries (per 100,000 workers) of all sectors in Great Britain. Incidents involving vehicles are the number one cause of deaths on British farms, killing 48 people in the past 5 years.
HSE has launched the ‘Work Right Agriculture. Your farm. Your future’ campaign. It highlights simple vehicle safety advice to help keep everyone on the farm safe.
Further guidance can be obtained by clinking on the following link advice for anyone working in agriculture
Amarisk also provides practical advice on vehicle safety through our Retained Health and Safety Advisor Service. Please get in touch if you would like further information.