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  1. Safety videos to round out your summer chores

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/august-2018/thoughts-editor/safety-videos-round-out-your-summer-chores

    Dee Jepsen – OSU Ag Safety and Health Specialist: It seems that every month of the year is a full of farm activity. Yet August is a month where a little reprieve may be available before the fall livestock activities or crop harvest season kicks into full ...

  2. An Important Piece of Fire Prevention on the Farm

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/june-2018/emergency-management/important-piece-fire-prevention-farm

    located on your farm property? Fire extinguishers can often be one of those out of sight out of mind ... registers. Stop and take a mental inventory of where the fire extinguishers on your farm are located. If you ... come up with a mental void, it is time to do something about the safety of your property. Consider ...

  3. June 2018

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/june-2018

    safety news and activities that may be re-published in your own newsletters or programs. If you have ...

  4. Livestock Handling Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/june-2018/injury-prevention/livestock-handling-safety

    changes from light to dark.- Avoid startling an animal by making it aware of your approach before getting ... during the feeding of a herd or large group of livestock.- Be aware of your surroundings and always leave ... falls.- Plan ahead and consider your safety and the animal’s safety when loading, unloading, and ...

  5. Women’s Tractor Operation and Safety Program

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/may-2018/announcements/women%E2%80%99s-tractor-operation-and-safety-program

    Rd, Hamilton, Ohio. This event empowers women to: • become more comfortable with agricultural ...

  6. Agricultural Equipment & Machine Hazards

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/ag-equipment-machine-hazards

    and click on "Take this Course". 4) Sign in using your osu.edu login (last name.###).  5) At ... completed, a list your training sessions will be listed under “My Training”.   Supervisor note: This training ... your staff. Contacts: If you have any questions, please contact Kent McGuire (CFAES Safety and Health ...

  7. Hay and Straw Barn Fires a Real Danger

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/june-2018/emergency-management/hay-and-straw-barn-fires-real-danger

    Hay   If you are concerned that your hay or straw may be a fire risk, you should monitor it twice ... out twice a day if the pipe is too hot to hold in your hand, you are at risk for a fire. Be very ... in. Use planks to spread out your weight and have someone nearby in case you fall in a burned out ...

  8. Is your Emergency Action Plan up to date?

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/february-2018/emergency-management/your-emergency-action-plan-date

    your Emergency Action Plan. Whether it’s a structure fire, traumatic farm injury, or natural disaster, ... rivers or streams, in the event of a large structure fire.- Identifying access points to the farmstead ... to involve your local fire department and emergency medical services provider. Ask if the local fire ...

  9. Tractor & Machinery Certification Program

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/tractor-machinery-certification-program

    with your local Extension office or high school ag programs to see if they are offering a course near ... classes offered in their area, they might be able to complete an independent study course, where they ... Certification: Complete ~25 hours of instruction (in class or independent study is acceptable) Pass the written ...

  10. Local Safety Programs

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/february-2018/announcements/local-safety-programs

    resources with you all year long as these new projects become available. As you consider safety for your ... late winter and early spring producer meetings – or county Farm Bureau sponsored Workers Compensation ... group rating programs – our staff will work with you to design a safety program specifically for your ...

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