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  1. Identifying Agricultural Workplace Hazards

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/august-2018/injury-prevention/identifying-agricultural-workplace-hazards

    tasks or preparing for fall harvest, it is important to assess the safety hazards within your work area. ... injuries due to splashes in the eyes or on the skin. Also watch for over-exposure in dusty environments or ... vehicles to reduce the potential for collisions, run-overs and other injuries.- Verify machine guarding is ...

  2. U-Pick Apple Orchard Safety

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

    the farm or some other type of posted statement for your visitors to observe?  All questions to think ... season on many agritourism farms across Ohio.  It is a time for visitors to make a trip out to the farm ... u-pick orchard (trip hazard, unpleasant for visitor to walk through) Outdoor Unknowns Bees, wasps, yellow ...

  3. OSHA Agricultural Operations Webpage

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/august-2018/safety-resource-spotlight/osha-agricultural-operations-webpage

    resources, and publications.  Here is the link to the site ... The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has a website section dedicated to agricultural ...

  4. National Farm Safety & Health Week 2018

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/september-2018/safety-resource-spotlight/national-farm-safety-health-week

    link to the site for more information: http://www.necasag.org/nationalfarmsafetyandhealthweek/   ...

  5. Grain Handling Safety Coalition

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/october-2017/safety-resource-spotlight/grain-handling-safety-coalition

    The Grain Handling Safety Coalition’s mission is to prevent and reduce accidents, injuries and ... fatalities across the grain industry spectrum through safety education, prevention and outreach.   The site ... has training resources, handouts, toolbox talks and resources for young workers. More information can ...

  6. The Opioid Misuse Community Assessment Tool

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/november-2018/safety-resource-spotlight/opioid-misuse-community-assessment

    A tool to assist in better understanding the national opioid crisis and inform effective community ... Rural Development created this tool to allow users to map overdose hotspots and overlay them with data ... that provide additional context to opioid addiction and death- including the strength and diversity of ...

  7. Springtime on Rural Roads

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

    signal.  With larger equipment, often it is difficult for the operator to see traffic coming from behind.  Watch ... for upcoming farm and field drives where the operator may be turning before attempting to pass.  If ... you are preparing to meet a piece of equipment, watch for guardrails, mailboxes, and road signs that ...

  8. One Question Could Save Someone’s Life

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/one-question-could-save-someone%E2%80%99s-life

    strangers to you) is a valuable skill taught during QPR. Then you the R-Refer: The final step is Refer or R. ... Bridget Britton at  britton.191@osu.edu  to sign up for the training. Seats are limited. You never know ... Bridget Britton, Extension Field Specialist, Behavioral Health The month of May helps us to be ...

  9. Ohio AgrAbility’s “Safety Barn” display

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/march-2018/announcements/ohio-agrability%E2%80%99s-%E2%80%9Csafety-barn%E2%80%9D-display

    sources. There is also a staircase leading to the hay loft, providing a safe way for our farmer to access ... The Safety Barn is an interactive wooden barn which will be used to demonstrate assistive ... technology, site and equipment modifications, and safety features. The barn has an LED light and ...

  10. Safe Equipment Operation During the Winter

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/safe-equipment-operation-during-winter

    for preventing breakdowns. Allowing equipment engines to warm before operating can maximize machinery ... health and with properly working equipment to boot! For more information go to ... exception. When it comes to winter injuries on the farm slipping on ice, frost bite, snow blindness or back ...

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