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Farm and Agricultural Injury Classification (FAIC) Code

Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan

ASAE  ASAE S575.3   May  2020

Keywords: Agricultural injuries, Farm accidents, Farm work injury, Injury surveillance

1 Scope and Purpose

1.1 The purpose of this Standard is to facilitate consistent and accurate classification of farm/ranch and agriculturally related fatalities and injuries as either occupational or non-occupational from a production agriculture perspective. (See Annex A, Farm and Agricultural Injury Classification (FAIC) — Coding Protocol.)

1.2 This standard is applicable to all farm/ranch- and agriculture-related injuries involving any of a wide range of hazards, for example, machinery, vehicles, animals, plants, structures, equipment, tools, dusts, chemicals, weather/environment, and products associated with production agriculture.

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