2016 Childhood Agricultural Injuries Fact Sheet Released

Scott Heiberger. From National Children’s Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety. Originally posted: July 6, 2016. Original Article.   Every three days, a child dies in an agriculture-related incident, and each day, 33 children are injured according...

Boy hurt falling off back of moving vehicle

By MidHudson News Staff. From MidHudsonNews.Com. Originally posted: June 24, 2016. Original Article.   A young teen sustained a head injury when he slid off the trunk lid of a vehicle his father was driving along a farm road on in the Town of Chester. Town Police were...

Teen killed in ATV accident

By The Perquimans Weekly Staff. From The Perquimans Weekly. Originally posted: June 17, 2016. Original Article.   A Perquimans County teenager died Thursday from injuries she suffered in an all-terrain vehicle accident. Perquimans Sheriff Eric Tilley said Madelyn...

Man dies in tractor accident near North Marley Ford Road

By Wilkes Journal-Patriot Staff. From Wilkes Journal-Patriot. Originally posted: June 23, 2016. Original Article.   A man lost his life in a tractor accident near 2232 North Marley Ford Road in the Champion community Thursday afternoon. Joseph Franklin Church, 76, of...

A steady march of grain bin deaths

By Chris Bennett. From Farm Journal. Originally posted: February 3, 2016 . Original Article. Impulse often trumps experience in grain accidents. Bodie Blissett stepped away from the madness of harvest into the deceptive calm of a northeast Mississippi grain bin. A...