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Include safety in your plans before you work alone this spring

Here’s a sobering safety fact: 50 per cent of farm safety incidents in Canada occur when the victim is working alone. Some tasks are even designed to be done alone. But this leaves us especially vulnerable to on-farm accidents causing injury or even death. That is why it is crucial for farmers and ranchers to take the time, before another busy spring, to consider the risks involved in operations and put appropriate safety plans in place.

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