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Farm Safety

Farm accidents are a huge problem on Irish farms. The fatality rate in agriculture is far higher than any other economic sector.  A large proportion of all fatal workplace accidents occur in agriculture, even though a small proportion of the workforce is employed in farming. The level of farm accidents is not decreasing. similar accidents occur […]

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Farm Safety Fortnight

Farm safety is a huge issue on Irish farms and has been spotlighted in the media in recent years. More and more accidents and deaths are being recorded on Irish farms each year. Farmers need to be more cautious when handling animals, as even the quietest of animals can turn on you for a number […]

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Get ready for the calving season ahead!

The calving season is the most important and busiest time of the year on any farm. Unfortunately this is also the most dangerous time of the year with a lot of fatalities occurring on the farm. Here at O’ Donovan Engineering we strive to make this time of year safer for the animal and handler […]

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