Agricultural Injury Facts and Trends

The GPCAH has analyzed both severe injury data in hospital records and fatality data collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics to better understand how farmers are injured in the Midwest. Results can be found here.


GPCAH Surveillance Project

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Non-fatal Ag Injury Trends

Review the registry of traumatic injury cases in Iowa to understand how Midwestern farmers are hurt on the job. Medical emergencies entered into the trauma registry from 2014 through 2017 were used for this analysis.

Agricultural Fatality Facts and Trends

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In 2011, the GPCAH Surveillance Core agreed to analyze the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries, an occupational fatality surveillance system maintained by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This report includes data for agricultural injuries in 12 Midwestern states from 2055-2012.

Download PowerPoint Presentation

This PowerPoint presentation is entitled, “Fatal Occupational Injuries in Selected Agricultural Industries.”