2014 Ohio Safety Congress & Expo
and tricks of the trade for aging limitations. Highlights include discussing mobility, managing ... hottest topics in the industry. Our sessions are led by experts in their respective fields and all ...
Warning Labels and Equipment Manuals can Help Reduce Injuries
equipment manual can be great tools for refreshing our memory of the hazards associated with the equipment. ...
Preventing Barn Fires
Kent McGuire – OSU Ag Safety and Health Coordinator: Barn fires can be a farmer’s worst nightmare. The majority of barn fires end with tragic, costly, or even heartbreaking outcomes. These losses can include loss of human life, livestock, or valuable equi ...
Thanksgiving Fire Safety
Lisa Pfeifer – OSU Ag Safety and Health Education Coordinator: Thanksgiving is just around the corner and soon the stovetops, ovens, and turkey fryers will be the workhorses of the day. Alarmingly, according to the National Fire Protection Association (US ...
Resources for Managing Agricultural Employee Safety
the agricultural workplace and managing safety compliance issues. OSU Ag Safety and Health has also ...
Tractor Accident Can Happen to Anyone
Research Center (CREM/ICRC) in collaboration with the West Virginia Farm Bureau to gather information about ... national distribution. Dr. Jim Helmkamp, the Director of the WVU Injury Control Research Center, led the ...
February is Heart Disease Awareness Month
stress-related conditions like hypertension and heart or artery disease. Managing stress is an important part of ...
Reducing Stress for a Healthy Heart
stress. Other suggestions for managing stress include: · Begin to take note of things that cause you ...
National Preparedness Month
Lisa Pfeifer – OSU Ag Safety and Health Education Coordinator: FEMA launches their “Disasters don’t plan ahead. You can.” campaign for National Preparedness Month. They have may tips to get you thinking about the simple things you can do to get a jump sta ...
Extension Emergency Policy and Operations
impact on agriculture, such as farm facilities, food, feed, seed, and fertilizer processing and storage ... facilities, crop and livestock losses, and soil contamination. This information should be relayed to the ... danger, and soil contamination. Additionally, the USDA County Emergency Boards may be called upon to ...