One in four skin cancer deaths are from the construction and farming sector so IFA has teamed up with the Irish Cancer Society to spread the SunSmart message this summer.
The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) will run a month long intensive farm inspection campaign during May focusing on tractor and machinery safety.
IFA Environment Chairman Thomas Cooney has said the Association will oppose excessive regulations being imposed on farmers that ignore existing obligations or add extra bureaucracy.
The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) is running a month-long intensive farm inspection campaign during March.
IFA is running a farm safety seminar for horticulture producers on Thursday 9th March from 5pm – 8pm.