Masters Theses

Date of Award


Degree Type


Degree Name

Master of Science


Agriculture and Extension Education

Major Professor

George W. Wiegers Jr.


This study was undertaken to improve safety In farm shop instruction in vocational agriculture in Tennessee.

The specific objectives of the study were:

1. To determine the general safety conditions in school from mechanics shops in Tennessee.

2. To determine the rate, cause, and character of accidents in school farm mechanics shops during the period 1953 - 1956.

3. To develop a set of suggestions for a safety program in farm shop work in vocational agriculture in Tennessee.

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