November’s newsletter is out!
Farm Safety Advisor John Darcy discusses our latest FREE ‘Dining Table Talk: Farm Safety’ video series, cattle yard safety, a new farm safety innovation and more!
October’s newsletter is a special Pre-Harvest Edition.
Farm Safety Advisor John Darcy discusses pre-harvest preparation on the farm including machinery safety checks, making sure you have an Emergency Procedure, and more!
The Making Our Farms Safer team also has availability left for free farm visits and presentations, so click through to book now.
September’s newsletter is a special Cattle Safety Edition.
WorkSafe’s Safer Cattle Handling campaign is highlighted, as it has a number of excellent resources available, and electrical safety on farms is also discussed.
The Making Our Farms Safer team also has some availability left for free farm visits and presentations, so click through to book now.
August’s newsletter features great news about the Making Our Farm Families Safer (MOFFS) campaign being recognised by the Australian Marketing Institute’s National Marketing Excellence Awards’ in the Purpose-Led Marketing Category.
The newsletter also delves into shocking statistics of injuries and fatalities of older farmers, which have been outlined in recent industry reports. The findings of these reports all speak to why we are embarking on a journey to focus on our older farmers.
Read on for more information and industry updates.
July’s newsletter features the outstanding results from the MOFS project. As part of the 2018 Smarter Safer Farms initiative funding agreement with the Victorian Government for the delivery of the Making Our Farms Safer Project, the Victorian Farmers Federation was required to commission an independent evaluation report to verify the project benchmarks achieved. Read on for more information.
There are some Victorian farmers that take the view that they are better off not knowing what OHS laws require of them, because if they do find out it may mean they have to do something about it. Read on for a discussion on this topic, and much more