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Document ID (ISN)64445
CIS number 95-945
ISSN - Serial title 1059-924X - Journal of Agromedicine
Year 1994
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Kelsey T.W.
Title A farm safety surcharge on food: An agricultural safety policy proposal
Bibliographic information 1994, Vol.1, No.4, p.65-75. 25 ref.
Abstract Development of a new federal agricultural safety programme is proposed with funding coming from a value added surcharge on the farm value of food. While costs to consumers would be negligible, the surcharge would generate sufficient funds to expand federal agricultural safety efforts. Key elements for any new federal agricultural safety programmes are discussed.
Descriptors (primary) safety incentives; USA; financing of programmes; agriculture; safety programmes
Descriptors (secondary) role of government
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Agriculture
Safety programmes
Economic aspects