ICSA urges Donegal farmers to focus on farm safety

first_img WhatsApp ICSA urges Donegal farmers to focus on farm safety By News Highland – March 9, 2013 Google+ Previous articleTwo men jailed for separate Altnagelvin incidentsNext articleGAA – Donegal v Kerry NFL Preview News Highland Pinterest The ICSA is appealing to Donegal farmers to work hard to eliminate fatalities on the farm.Farmers are entering a busy period with slurry spreading, calving and lambing, all of which present an inherent danger.Last year, 21 people lost their lives on Irish farms.ICSA Ulster spokesperson John Flynn says the aim is to reduce that figure through on going education on safety – However, he says the message does not seem to be getting through to some older farmers.He’s been speaking to Greg Hughes…….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/icsa.mp3[/podcast] Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Facebook PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Facebookcenter_img Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR News WhatsApp Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Google+ Twitter Pinterest Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derrylast_img read more