Resources for Health Workers

GP Toolkit

Farm Health & Safety Toolkit

Farmers have a higher risk of death than the general Australian population, due to injury, cardiovascular disease, some cancers and suicide. They are also prone to other unique injuries and conditions associated with life and work in agriculture.

A number of research reports  on farmers health and injury prevention relevant to health workers , are available on this website under the “Data and Research” and “Projects”.   The following resources provide practical information appropriate for rural health professionals working with farmers and farm families. 

To view the following areas, select on left side of page:

1. Farm health and safety promotion resources for health workers

2. Teaching and learning resources for health professionals