Contributing factors to engulfments in on-farm grain storage bins: 1980 through 2001.

@article{Kingman2003ContributingFT,
  title={Contributing factors to engulfments in on-farm grain storage bins: 1980 through 2001.},
  author={Douglas M Kingman and Gail R Deboy and William E. Field},
  journal={Journal of agromedicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={9 1},
  pages={39-63}
}
Since 1978 Purdue University has maintained a national database of agriculture-related engulfment cases that have occurred in loose agricultural material in both commercial and on-farm facilities. The database presently contains 502 documented cases of fatal and non-fatal engulfments from the U.S. and Canada. A review of the more recent on-farm fatal and non-fatal engulfment cases, those occurring in 1980 through 2001, was conducted in order to characterize engulfments and identify contributing… CONTINUE READING

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