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Occupational Injury and Treatment Patterns of Migrant and Seasonal Farmworkers

Description
Highlights a study based on a survey of migrant and seasonal workers in Maine and New York regarding occupational injuries and treatment locations. Breaks down rate of migrant health center and emergency room utilization, as well as the rate of injuries treated elsewhere and those that went untreated.
Author(s)
Melissa A. Brower, Giulia B. Earle-Richardson, John J. May, Paul L. Jenkins
Citation
Journal of Agromedicine, 14(2), 172-178
Date
05/2009
Type
Document
Tagged as
Access · Agricultural health and safety · Emergency department and urgent care services · Farmers and farmworkers · Federally Qualified Health Centers · Injuries · Migrants · Statistics and data · Maine · New York