Child Ag Injury Incidents

Thanks to Robin Anderson, for sharing this interesting article on a father who was found criminally negligent for operating a skid steer with his sons in the bucket:

Father Guilty of Criminal Negligence in Death of Four-Year-Old Son

http://www.bayshorebroadcasting.ca/news_item.php?NewsID=109616

 

Thanks to LaMar Grafft for sharing this tweet:

LaMar also shared this update: “Sadly, the 13 year old girl that I sent you information on has died. It is only on my twitter feed, and I do not have any more information.”

 

Canadian incident:

9 Year old killed in farming accident

https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/9-year-old-killed-in-farming-accident-near-calgary/ar-AABmva2

 

Australian incident:

Teen leg amputated on-site after accident on farm

https://7news.com.au/news/accidents/teenagers-leg-amputated-on-site-after-accident-while-working-on-queensland-farm-c-103172

 

U.S. incident:

13 Year old boy in OHV rollover crash taken by helicopter to UIHC with life-threatening injuries:

https://www.thegazette.com/subject/news/public-safety/13-year-old-monticello-boy-in-linn-county-ohv-rollover-crash-taken-by-helicopter-to-uihc-with-life-threatening-injuries-20190505

 

 

Other news:

Iowa CAIP Workshop mentioned in Chad Moyer’s blogspot

http://chadmoyer.blogspot.com/2019/05/thursday-may-9-ag-news.html

 

Join us for the CAIP  workshop featured in this blog and learn how to help prevent child ag injuries and fatalities. For more information on the workshop, visit https://www.marshfieldresearch.org/CAIP-workshop_iowa

 

Marsha