16 Jul Farm Safety Week
In 2013, rural insurers NFU Mutual launched Farm Safety Week, a campaign to raise awareness of the number of serious accidents and fatal injuries in the industry.
Since being established in 2014, the Farm Safety Foundation has managed this campaign and developed it into a collaborative annual initiative where fivecountries work together overfivedays withfivethemes andonemessage.
England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.
The week acts as another way of encouraging the farming community to stop and think about their safety whilst working on their farms.