Farm S.O.S (Strategies On Safety)
might find on a farm, hazards that exist and how to manage/reduce the risks associated with these ...
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Spring Planting Requires Increased Focus on Safety
wear many hats. They are the farm manager, equipment operator and repair mechanic. “By being involved ...
Flu Season is Here!
Lisa Pfeifer – OSU Ag Safety and Health Education Coordinator: The easiest way to protect against the flu, the Ohio Department of Health reminds, is to get a seasonal flu vaccine every year! Some good flu prevention practices include: ...
Higher Moisture Levels in Grain Call for Additional Safety Measures
Mann, safety research associate for Ohio State University Extension. OSU Extension is the outreach arm ...
Severe Weather Awareness Week
Dr. Dee Jepsen—State Agricultural Safety and Health Leader: Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 20-26, 2016. Being prepared is something for every individual and every community to practice, especially when spring weather patterns have potential to cat ...
Is your Emergency Action Plan up to Date?
Kent McGuire – OSU Ag Safety and Health Coordinator: As we continue to plan for busy spring season, it is a great time to establish or review Emergency Action Plans. Whether it’s a structure fire, traumatic farm injury, or natural disaster being prepared ...
Fall Agritourism Preparedness
Cora Carter – OSU Ag Safety and Health Graduate Assistant: This festive fall season comes with a variety of safety concerns for owners of corn mazes, pumpkin patches, haunted houses, and other fall agritourism sites. A safe season is the goal for every ag ...
National Preparedness Month
2015 Theme: Don't Wait. Communicate. Make Your Emergency Plan Today. September is National Preparedness Month. This year we are asking you to take action now – make a plan with your community, your family, and for your pets. Plan how to stay safe a ...