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Poll: Work-related injuries common on the ranch

Published on 06 May 2019

If you work on a ranch, there's a good chance you have been injured in a ranching accident, according to a recent Progressive Cattleman online poll.

Progressive Cattleman asked, “Have you ever been injured in a ranching accident?”

The majority (61.5 percent) said they have suffered injuries from ranching accidents.

A minority of almost 38.5 percent have managed to, so far, work on the ranch without sustaining any major injuries.  end mark

Have you ever been injured in a ranching accident?

  • Yes: 61.5%

  • No: 38.5%