Catherine Velisha: It's never you, until it is
Case studies and farm safety videos from Victorian farmers.
Catherine Velisha, Velisha National Farms
As part of our 'It's never you, until it is' campaign, third-generation Werribee farmer Catherine Velisha shares her story about pushing past the fear to implement new safety practices and empower other farmers to do the same.
For Ben Cunnington, football player and beef farmer, safety is everything so he can keep playing the game he loves.
Matt Davis discusses how wet and muddy conditions can bring big challenges and risks on-farm and how past experience is valuable but specific on-farm training means workers understand how to adapt their skills on-site. He also speaks about insecticides, herbicides and how exposure to farm chemicals can cause harm.