WHAT IS AGINJURYNEWS.ORG?

The AgInjuryNews.org system is the largest news article dataset of its kind is available through a web-based system providing an interactive display of publicly available news clippings data involving AgFF-related injuries. This system consists of a database (backend) and a mobile-responsive website (frontend). The public website allows registered users to search and filter incident data as if shopping online. Incidents are entered and indexed using various elements, including publication year and month, farm type, injury agent, U.S. state, incident year, month and time of day, victim age, gender, and others.

The website can be found at www.aginjurynews.org

 

OUR NEWS CLIPPINGS DATA

The database is populated using several data sources including a news clippings service subscription, Google Alerts, and submissions from colleagues.  *This is not an official set of injury/fatality data; this is a collection of news clippings and may not be representative of actual statistics in each region.

 

SUGGESTED CITATION

Ag Injury News Clippings. Marshfield (WI): National Farm Medicine Center. Available from: https://www.aginjurynews.org

 

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) 5U54 OH009568; Agricultural Safety and Health Council of America -Safety Grants Program