Farm Death

HSENI to investigate farm death in Derrylin

HSENI to investigate farm death in Derrylin

The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) has confirmed that it is investigating the death of a 77...

December 31, 2021

Co. Down farmer fined £25,000 after construction accident death

Co. Down farmer fined £25,000 after construction accident death

A Castlewellan farmer has been fined £25,000 after a labourer aged in his 20s died on his farm during a...

July 5, 2021

Co. Antrim vet killed in quad road accident

Co. Antrim vet killed in quad road accident

Police have confirmed that a man has been killed and a woman injured following a two-vehicle crash involving a quad...

May 22, 2021

Investigation launched into death of 19-year-old man on a Leicestershire egg farm

Investigation launched into death of 19-year-old man on a Leicestershire egg farm

An investigation has been launched into the death of a 19-year-old man at an egg farm in Leicestershire by local...

April 19, 2021

Farm worker dies after being crushed by falling bales

Farm worker dies after being crushed by falling bales

A farm worker in Cheshire has died after being struck by falling bales that were being unloaded from a vehicle....

December 9, 2020

Man killed after being trampled to death by a herd of cattle

Man killed after being trampled to death by a herd of cattle

A man in North Yorkshire has died after being trampled by a herd of cattle while out on a walk...

September 24, 2020

26-year-old’s death on Cumbria farm determined to be accidental

26-year-old’s death on Cumbria farm determined to be accidental

The death of 26-year-old who was crushed between a bale and a wall on a Cumbria farm has been determined...

September 9, 2020

Armagh farmer killed in telehandler accident

Armagh farmer killed in telehandler accident

Police have confirmed an Armagh farmer has died following a telehandler incident on his farm in Keady on Saturday (June...

June 8, 2020

Second man dies after Monmouthshire water buffalo incident

Second man dies after Monmouthshire water buffalo incident

Gwent Police has confirmed a second man has died following a farm accident involving water buffalo near Usk, Monmouthshire. Officers were...

May 21, 2020

Farming Business fined after employee crushed by concrete beam

Farming Business fined after employee crushed by concrete beam

A Kent farm has been fined after one of its employees fell from a trailer and was crushed to death...

January 16, 2020

Kerry farmer killed in tragic Christmas Eve farm accident

Kerry farmer killed in tragic Christmas Eve farm accident

A 77-year-old farmer from Knocknagoshel, Co. Kerry, was tragically killed following an accident on his farm on Christmas Eve, December...

January 2, 2020

Authorities investigate ‘sudden death in tragic farm accident’

Authorities investigate ‘sudden death in tragic farm accident’

Authorities are investigating the circumstances of a farm death in Newry, Co. Antrim over the weekend. The incident took place...

December 2, 2019

How a ‘split second’ can change farm and family life forever…

How a ‘split second’ can change farm and family life forever…

When Diane Banville’s husband Kevin (33) died in a farm accident on St. Patrick’s Day 2014 her whole life changed...

October 7, 2019

4-year-old boy killed in Lancashire farm accident

4-year-old boy killed in Lancashire farm accident

The family of a four-year-old boy tragically killed in a farm accident Lancashire have said tractors and animals were his...

July 11, 2019

Industry fatality figures: 32 killed on UK farms in 2018-19

Industry fatality figures: 32 killed on UK farms in 2018-19

32 people lost their lives working on British farms over the last 12 months new figures released today show. The...

July 8, 2019

79-year-old man dies on Suffolk farm

79-year-old man dies on Suffolk farm

A 79-year-old man has died on a farm in Suffolk in what has been dubbed an “industrial incident”. Emergency services...

February 15, 2019

Devon farming partnership fined £53,000 after digger accident kills worker

Devon farming partnership fined £53,000 after digger accident kills worker

A Devon farming partnership has been fined more than £53,000 after a worker was crushed to death by a faulty...

November 26, 2018

Aberdeenshire man was second brother to be killed in a farming accident

Aberdeenshire man was second brother to be killed in a farming accident

A 47-year-old Aberdeenshire man who was killed over the weekend is the second in his family to have died in...

November 12, 2018