• Hannah Phillips

GEAR UP Teaching Students Ag Safety


A new agriculture safety program supported by the National Centre for Farmer Health (NCFH) is empowering the next generation of workers by travelling to schools and educating students first-hand.

Called 'Gear Up for Ag Health & Safety', the program recognises that agriculture is one of the most hazardous industries in the nation, while aiming to encourage safer workplace practices into the future.


Image Source: Gear Up for AG Health & Safety webpage

NCFH Gear Up Presenter Tam, joined Flow FM on today's Country Viewpoint for more information.


Gear Up is being rolled out across Australia at a secondary and tertiary student level. For more information and to get your school involved, visit farmerhealth.org.au/gear-up-for-ag-health-safety.

To discuss collaboration opportunities or obtain a sponsorship package, you can contact Elizabeth Barrett at NCFH on (03) 5551 8533.


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