Previous studies have reported that livestock‐handling injuries are among the most severe of agricultural injuries. This study identifies the costs, characteristics, and contributing factors associated with livestock‐handling injuries among Colorado dairy farmers, cattle/livestock raisers, and cattle dealers.
Douphrate, David; Rosecrance, John C.; Stallones, Lorann; Reynolds, Stephen J.; and Gilkey, David P., "Livestock‐handling injuries in agriculture: An analysis of Colorado workers' compensation data" (2009). Safety Health & Industrial Hygiene. 40.