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Increasing regulation, inspection and risk on farms can open businesses and individuals up to unlimited liabilities. Suzie Horne asked lawyer Gary Gallen of Rradar how farmers can protect themselves. What are the most common areas of liability affecting farmers? Environment and waste issues, health and safety (including vehicle claims), employment issues, then contract disputes, property and tax. The Single Payment Scheme and other CAP payments, renewable energy projects and planning also commonly give rise to the need for advice. See […]