Working Safely with Bales

Baled hay - safety on the farm

An excellent guide to working safely with bales on the farm is available from the HSA. In their information sheet, the HSA explains that twelve people were killed when working with bales on Irish farms between 2012 and 2014. With baled silage now made on over two-thirds of all farms in Ireland, knowing the correct…

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Safety Statements

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A Safety Statement is a legal requirement for all employers. A company’s Safety Statement is a written document that describes how Health and Safety within that company is managed. A Safety Statement is a manager’s duty of care to their employees, stating how they intend to manage risks and hazards in the workplace. In order…

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