Agriculture is one of the most dangerous occupations, so it is not uncommon for accidents and injuries to occur on the job. For this reason, it is important for workers to learn some first aid tips. In this issue of Health Tips / Consejos de Salud, readers will learn about first aid for some of the most common injuries in agriculture: strains, sprains, and bone fractures. Readers will also learn when to call 911 or go see a doctor. Available in English and Spanish. Visit our website for previous editions.
The National Center for Farmworker Health
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