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  1. Rural Roads in the Autumn

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/rural-roads-autumn

    be considered when it comes to roadway safety in agricultural communities.   Agritourism and fall ... motor vehicles unfamiliar with their presence leads to an increased risk of incidents on local roadways. ... motor vehicles in Ohio was 380 (Ohio Department of Public Safety, Ohio Traffic Crash Facts).  Distracted ...

  2. Prevent Combine Fires During Fall Harvest

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/prevent-combine-fires-during-fall-harvest

    property damage include: preventative maintenance and pre-planning for fire emergencies.  Ohio ranks fourth ... over-heated bearings, leaking fuel or hydraulic oil. The dry crop residue makes a ready source for rapid ... combustion to occur when the machine is operated in the field. Birds and wildlife are known to make nests in ...

  3. It’s Time to Break Down the Stigma

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/it%E2%80%99s-time-break-down-stigma

    be done to help support? Many local communities will come together for rallies, walks, or speaking ... challenge in effort to prevent a future suicide.  How is this affecting our community? The agricultural ... community is  1.5 times  more likely to die by suicide than any other population in the United States ...

  4. AgrAbility 30 Year Anniversary

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/agrability-30-year-anniversary

    Laura Akgerman, Disability Services Coordinator, Ohio AgrAbility Program and OSU Extension Ohio ... stakeholders, Assistive Technology and equipment vendors who make AgrAbility possible. Join us at the AgrAbility ... Virtual State Fair on  Facebook  or  Twitter .  Ohio’s AgrAbility Project  has been housed in CFAES ...

  5. U-Pick Apple Orchard Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/u-pick-apple-orchard-safety

    season on many agritourism farms across Ohio.  It is a time for visitors to make a trip out to the farm ... outside party evaluate your farm risks so you can make corrections? Do you have warning signs, rules of ... operation.     Orchard Ladder Safety- AEX-591.7.10,  Ohio State University Extension ...

  6. Store Pesticides Safely and Securely

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/store-pesticides-safely-and-securely

    Mary Ann Rose, Ohio State University Extension Pesticide Safety Education Program The beginning ... illegal, and sadly, has resulted in fatalities.  Make sure the pesticide label is firmly attached to the ... material, PPE to protect yourself,  and materials to sweep up and dispose of the waste.   Ohio Pesticide law ...

  7. National Farm Safety and Health Week 2021

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/national-farm-safety-and-health-week-2021

    one area and make it better, then another, and before you know it you will lead by example to your ... family, employees, and community. The daily topics of focus for this year are outlined below: Daily Topics ...

  8. Can Animals Spread Disease to Humans?

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/can-animals-spread-disease-humans

    provide a designated hand washing station. Make sure cleaning solutions are clearly labeled. Hot water ... https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/zoonoses. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017, July 14).  Zoonotic Diseases. Centers for ...

  9. Safe Handling of Livestock on the Farm and at the Show

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/safe-handling-livestock-farm-and-show

    environment such as a fairgrounds or new farm. New conditions such as noise, different people, other ... livestock, and new facilities can make livestock feel threatened and stressed.  Steps For Safe Handling The ... livestock. Understand the livestock’s depth perception, flight zone, and blind spots. Make sure loading ramps ...

  10. Staying Safe in the Sun

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/staying-safe-sun

    there are steps we can take to protect our skin while we go about our daily tasks: Check the local UV ...

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