Stockpeople Health and Safety

Zoonotic diseases of pigs - these are pathogens that may cause disease in man and pigs

Zoonotic diseases outline

Example of a health and safety report

Reducing the risks to farm and veterinary staff

Use of a captive bolt gun

Accidental injection

 Health and Safety the Basics:

Wash hands regularly with soap.  Especially before and after going to the toilet and eating. Cover all skin injuries
Know where the health and safety station is located Dispose of all needles and syringes appropriately. Do not leave uncovered needles around the farm
Always wear appropriate protective gear  

Aways inform your  doctor that you work with animals and specifically pigs