Agricultural, Industrial and Other Emergencies

  • Roger Snook


Accidents on farms resulted in 144 deaths and 6,828 injuries in 1971 according to the Ministry of Agriculture.


Protective Clothing Road Accident Fire Extinguisher Rescue Unit External Cardiac Massage 
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Further Reading

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© Update Publications Ltd. 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • Roger Snook
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  1. 1.The Royal United HospitalBathUK

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