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It’s about safety

While a farm or ranch can be the most wonderful place in the world to raise a family, it comes with its own special set of hazards that don’t exist anywhere else.
In 2015, 401 farmers and farm workers died from a work-related injury, resulting in a fatality rate of 19.2 deaths per 100,000 workers. Transportation incidents, which include tractor overturns, were the leading cause of death for these farmers and farm workers.
On average, 113 youth less than 20 years of age die annually from farm-related injuries in the United States. Most of these deaths occurring ...


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