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The focus for this month’s Health and Safety Authority (HSA) farm safety inspection campaign is safe working at height. The HSA will carry out approximately 500 inspections focused on this area this month.

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An IFA delegation, led by President, Joe Healy and Farm Family & Social Affairs Chairperson, Maura Canning met with Jim Daly, Minister for Older People this week as part of the IFA’s ongoing campaign to secure changes to the Fair Deal scheme to protect the future viability of the family farm.

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IFA Farm Family & Social Affairs Chairperson, Maura Canning is calling on all farmers to join the push for pension equality for women. She said that since changes to the yearly average contribution categories introduced in 2012, the pension gap between women and men has widened.

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The last day of Farm Safety Week 2017, the focus is on keeping children safe on the farm.

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Today, the Farm Safety Week team is challenging farmers to think about improving livestock handling systems to make them safer and more efficient.

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