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  1. Lawn Mowing Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/july-2018/injury-prevention/lawn-mowing-safety

    mower safety is not practiced. Each year, nearly 80,000 people are treated in emergency rooms for ... unclogging the discharge chute, or crossing gravel surfaces. Start and refuel mowers outdoors, not in ... For more information about agricultural safety, contact Dee Jepsen, at jepsen.4@osu.edu or ...

  2. Safely Keeping The Farm Clean Cut

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/safely-keeping-farm-clean-cut

    topography and in many areas of Ohio this involves steep slopes. Some ways to avoid equipment rollover ...

  3. Flood Safety and Preparation

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/march-2018/emergency-management/flood-safety-and-preparation

    The National Weather Service reports nearly half of all flood fatalities are vehicle related. The Ohio ... along the way that smoke detectors require new batteries, food staples around the house are a good idea, ... during heavy rainfall. These areas can flood quickly and with little warning. More information from the ...

  4. Slips, Trips, and Falls

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/junejuly-2016/injury-prevention/slips-trips-and-falls

    surfaces. Farmers have an increased risk of injury from a slip, trip, or fall because of the variety of ... surfaces they encounter on a regular basis. Areas which have a greater risk for these types of injuries ... equipment steps or platforms. Incidents that can occur on walking and working surfaces. Trips occur when an ...

  5. Stay Safe Making Hay When the Sun Shines

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/stay-safe-making-hay-when-sun-shines

    information and safety steps you can go to  https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59126  and  ...

  6. Spring Farm Safety Reminders

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/spring-farm-safety-reminders

    public sees an increase of farm equipment and tractors on the roadway. Kent McGuire, Ohio State ... University’s Ag Safety and Health Program Coordinator, spoke with Ohio Farm Bureau's Callie Wells to ... provide information to help increase safety for farmers and others. Take a listen to some of the audios ...

  7. Spring Pesticide Safety Reminders

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/spring-pesticide-safety-reminders

    labels, and make sure you do.  One of the new dicamba formulations used on dicamba-tolerant soybeans ...

  8. Building Independence Through Agriculture

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/winter-2019/announcements/building-independence-through-agriculture

    https://agrability.osu.edu/news/ohio-agrability-building-independence-through-agriculture ... that will be offered in Columbus Ohio on February 26, 2019, click the link: ...

  9. Balancing Your Health and the Spring To-Do List

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/balancing-your-health-and-spring-do-list

    eating. For more information and safety steps see,  https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892273 Richard ...

  10. What to do when the power goes out?

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/what-do-when-power-goes-out

    View Ohio State University Extensions information about what to keep and what to pitch in the case ... of power outages from Hurricane Sandy. Click here to view news release! ...

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