Farm family in front of a red barn
Children playing with some piglets
Farmer and son
  • Every day, 38 children are injured from a farm injury event.

  • Childhood agricultural injuries and deaths cost society $1.4 billion per year.

  • Nearly 80% of children injured in a farm incident are not working.

  • Every 3 days, a child dies from a farm injury event.

What is the most important feature of a "safe play area" on a farm?

  • fence

  • garden

  • sandbox

  • swing

Check out this Creating Safe Play Areas on Farms; Mini-Edition for the answer to this question.

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Contact Information

National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety, Marshfield, WI

If you have any questions, comments or concerns please feel free to contact us at any time.

Phone:

1.800.662.6900 or 715.389.4999

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