What it contains

Farms are one of our most dangerous workplaces. While some farm risks are obvious, some are not. This quick farm safety checklist will help identify how safe your farm is, and what you can do to reduce or eliminate risks. This document tells you:

  • what the law says about safe workplaces
  • your responsibilities around managing risks on your farm
  • how to rate risks on your farm
  • how to prioritise and address the highest risk activities

You will also find a checklist to help you identify, prioritise and address risks and hazards on your farm.