TITLE

Farmer dies while fitting tag

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;3/23/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 12, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the death of a Scottish livestock producer after being crushed by a cattle. Bob Cumming of Baldavie, Boyndie near Banff, was pronounced dead by emergency services at the scene on March 19, 2007 at nearby Hilton Farm. A Heath and Safety official said Cumming was putting a tag into the ear of a new-born calf when the calf's mother became agitated and charged, pinning Cumming against a wall and attacked him repeatedly.
ACCESSION #
24693677

 

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