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12 March 2019 | Canada

Canadian farms are getting safer — but not fast enough


Farms across Canada are becoming safer, but danger still abounds.
“We are seeing fewer entanglement injuries and fewer deaths from rollovers — that’s where the big gains are on the technology and engineering side,” said Don Voaklander, director of the University of Alberta’s Injury Prevention Centre.
“The other stuff is kind of the same. Falls and animal-related fatalities have pretty much flatlined.”
Safer equipment is a primary reason for this.

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