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Farm and Agricultural Injury Classification (FAIC) Code
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgASAE 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.(Download PDF) (Export to EndNotes)