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Farmer Crushed Under Tractor’s Tires

I’m Glen Dunsmore, an occupational hygiene officer with WorkSafeBC. This farm was the scene of a tragic accident involving a tractor. Here’s what happened. On farms, tractors are commonly used to tow liquid manure spreaders. A tractor operator had backed a liquid manure spreader up to a manure pond to fill its 4,500-gallon tank. Once […]

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