eSAFE Rural - May 2020

eSafe Rural

In this edition: Farm safety calendar has lessons for all; Working safely with pesticides; Seasonal workers and harvest season; COVID-19 horticulture guide; Fencing contractor fined $25,000; Health and wellbeing tips for challenging working times; read more... about eSAFE Rural - May 2020

Seasonal workers health management plans

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If you employ seasonal workers you need a health management plan to control COVID-19 associated risks. There’s a template and checklist to follow. read more... about Seasonal workers health management plans

Ride ready - quad bike safety campaign

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More than 70 Queenslanders have been killed using quad bikes since 2001. The Ride ready campaign aims to reduce deaths and injuries.

The Ride ready campaign includes advertising, quad bike safety films, resources and a rider challenge. read more... about Ride ready - quad bike safety campaign

About Agriculture, forestry and fishing

Agriculture, forestry and fishing industry incorporates:

  • agriculture, such as nursery and floriculture production, mushroom and vegetable growing, fruit and tree nut growing and other crop growing
  • sheep, beef cattle and grain farming, dairy cattle, poultry, deer and other livestock farming
  • aquaculture, both on and offshore
  • forestry and logging
  • fishing, hunting and trapping
  • agriculture, forestry and fishing support services.

Chemicals of security concern

Common hazards

Laws and compliance

Code of practice

Visit the laws and compliance section to view all codes of practice.

Last updated
27 May 2020