Dairy Safety: A Practical Guide

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    Document Type: Publication
    Keycode: WSV966/03/06.12
    Industry: Farming, 
    Category: Asbestos, Confined Spaces, Controlling OHS Hazards and Risks, Noise, Slips Trips and Falls, 
    Division Author: Agriculture
    Publication Date: 22 May 2006
    Date First Published: 26 September 2005
    Summary: This publication provides straightforward information for dairy farmers on OHS issues including confined spaces - milk vats and grain silos, effluent, chemicals, zoonoses, traffic, children, manual handling, electricity, working at heights, asbestos and cooling towers.

About this publication

Dairy Safety: A Practical Guide is a 44 page publication which provides straightforward information for dairy farmers. The dairy safety guide covers the following topics: safety, confined spaces - milk vats and grain silos, effluent, chemicals, zoonoses, traffic, children, manual handling, electricity, working at heights, asbestos and cooling towers.For more information on health and safety guidance on working with cattle, understanding animal behaviour and cattle handling safe design and maintenance of cattle yards, races and cattle crush infrustructure to provide safe cattle handling by separation of workers from animals, view WorkSafe's publication,

Beef cattle handling: A practical safety guide

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