Updates from Marsha
Below are some recent child ag injury incidents:
- Indiana (U.S.) incident
Rural Goshen girl dies in farming accident
GOSHEN — A 3-year-old Goshen girl died of injuries she sustained in a farming accident late Friday night. According to Elkhart County Capt.
Girl, 3, dies following tractor accident in Goshen – WSBT-TV
- Ireland incident:
A mother’s tribute: ‘We cannot imagine life without Neil’
THE mother of the 17-year-old trainee mechanic who died in an accident at a farm on Tuesday this week says her husband has lost “his wingman, his …
- New Zealand incident (thanks to Stephen Oesch for sharing):
Farming company, Greystone, fined $12000 after boy, 6, injured in quad bike accident while …
New Zealand Herald
A farming company has been fined $12,000 after a 6-year-old was injured in a quad bike accident in 2016. The victim was visiting the 60-acre (24ha) ..
To review a growing collection of news articles reporting injuries and fatalities, please visit www.AgInjuryNews.org.
To learn more about how you can help prevent these incidents, join us for the Child Agricultural Injury Prevention Workshop.
More information available at www.marshfieldresearch.org/caip-workshop.