Farm Death

Sussex farmer trampled by own livestock

Sussex farmer trampled by own livestock

A Sussex farmer who was found dead in a field was likely trampled to death by his own cattle, police...

August 13, 2018

22-year-old arrested following fatal tractor crash

22-year-old arrested following fatal tractor crash

Police in Northern Ireland (PSNI) have arrested a 22-year-old man on suspicion of careless driving causing death in relation to...

July 8, 2018

Co. Tyrone mart-goer killed in tragic incident involving a cow

Co. Tyrone mart-goer killed in tragic incident involving a cow

An elderly farmer has died following a tragic incident at Clogher Valley Farmers’ Market in Co. Tyrone yesterday at its...

June 24, 2018

Farm fatality in Fermanagh

Farm fatality in Fermanagh

A man has died on a farm in Co. Fermanagh earlier today (Monday, June 11), in a sudden machinery incident,...

June 11, 2018

‘Experienced farmer’ dies in north-west quad accident

‘Experienced farmer’ dies in north-west quad accident

A farmer who “dedicated his life to agriculture” has died in a quad accident on his north-west farm yesterday evening (May...

May 13, 2018

Young man dies on Co. Down farm

Young man dies on Co. Down farm

A man in his early 20s has died in a fatal accident on a farm in Katesbridge, Co. Down today...

May 4, 2018

Fatal farm accident in Armagh

Fatal farm accident in Armagh

There has been a fatal farm accident in Co. Armagh, the Health and Safety Executive of Northern Ireland (HSENI) has...

March 29, 2018

Ploughing match cancelled in respect to NIPA chairman Wilson Holden

Ploughing match cancelled in respect to NIPA chairman Wilson Holden

Tomorrow’s ploughing match in Hillsborough has been cancelled as a mark of respect towards Northern Ireland Ploughing Association chairman Wilson Holden....

November 17, 2017

Farmer’s death spurs son to issue safety warning

Farmer’s death spurs son to issue safety warning

Farmers are not invulnerable and have to pace themselves – this was the message of Aidan O’Neill following the death...

July 24, 2017

4-year-old child dies following farm accident in Co. Fermanagh

4-year-old child dies following farm accident in Co. Fermanagh

A 4-year-old child has died following a farm accident in Co. Fermanagh last night, the Police Service of Northern Ireland...

April 7, 2017

Man (70s) dies in Tipperary farm accident

Man (70s) dies in Tipperary farm accident

A man in his 70s has died following a farm accident in Tipperary after he was crushed under the vehicle...

December 6, 2016

Woman (70s) dies after being attacked by cattle

Woman (70s) dies after being attacked by cattle

A woman in her 70s has died on a farm in Co. Derry, Northern Ireland, after she was attacked by...

October 20, 2016

Farmer dies in slurry-related accident

Farmer dies in slurry-related accident

A farmer has died after he was involved in an accident involving slurry on his farm in Co. Tyrone. The...

October 16, 2016

Man (30s) dies following farm accident in Tyrone

Man (30s) dies following farm accident in Tyrone

A man in his 30s has died following a farm accident in Dungannon in Co Tyrone. The accident happened at...

September 12, 2016

Farmer (70s) dies in farm accident involving machinery

Farmer (70s) dies in farm accident involving machinery

A farmer in his 70s died in Co. Armagh yesterday from injuries he sustained as a result of a farm...

August 26, 2016

Two farmers die in separate farm accidents in Mayo and Laois

Two farmers die in separate farm accidents in Mayo and Laois

Two farmers have died in separate farm accidents over the past number of days, a Garda spokesperson has confirmed to...

August 2, 2016

Farm death – Man killed by bull in farming accident

Farm death – Man killed by bull in farming accident

A farmer has died in Northern Ireland after he was involved in a farm accident with a bull over the...

April 25, 2016

Man dies in farm accident in Co. Down

Man dies in farm accident in Co. Down

A farmer died in a farm accident in Co. Down yesterday, the Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) has confirmed....

December 22, 2015