The message for Farm Safety Week is "Rethink Safety"
Farm Safety Week continues, with advice for farmers on how to stay safe and mitigate risk.
The event is supported by several agencies including the Irish Farmers Association and The Health and Safety Authority.
The message for 2021 is Rethink Safety with lots of advice on how to avoid injury.
Kildare West Wicklow IFA Chair, Thomas O'Connor, says its about a fresh perspective on safety.
Thomas O'Connor joined Eoin Beatty on Wednesday's edition of Kildare Today.
Today’s message from Minister @martinheydonfg for #FarmSafetyWeek— Dept of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (@agriculture_ie) July 21, 2021
is how we view the cost of farm safety
The cost of having an incident is always higher than the cost of farm repairs, for the farm and community but most cost only time@TheHSA @IFAmedia