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  1. Stay Hydrated this Summer

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/stay-hydrated-summer

    funny. As an adult, I still smile at their innocent fun, but the Educator in me wants to interject and ... Sweating is obviously an important safety function, but it also uses the same water that our bodies need to ... in a groove and work for an extended period without taking a break. Set an alarm, place a notecard in ...

  2. Keeping the Next Generation Safe

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/keeping-next-generation-safe

    (2014) “About every three days a child on a U.S. farm dies from an agriculture-related incident. Every ... children working on farms and ranches: A child should never be an extra rider on a tractor. A good rule of ... participate in local farm and ranch safety activities.  Developmental Stages An article by Penn State ...

  3. Beach Monitoring Practices Webinar

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/events/beach-monitoring-practices-webinar

    swimmable waters in the North Central Region, beach monitoring is an ongoing challenge for water resource ...

  4. Take Action Against Combine and Field Fires

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/take-action-against-combine-and-field-fires

    Leader Weather conditions have helped Ohio wheat fields mature – but these same conditions can lead to an ... increase in fires to combine harvesters and crop fields. Unintentional fires are never an enjoyable event. ... decreases the buildup of static electricity. If a fire breaks out, it’s important to have an emergency plan ...

  5. Can Animals Spread Disease to Humans?

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

    traveling or enjoying some outdoor activities, many people might encounter animals in either an urban or ... Organization (2020), a zoonosis is an infectious disease that has jumped from an animal to humans. Zoonotic ... contact with salvia, blood, urine, mucous, feces, or other body fluids of an infected animal. Examples ...

  6. Staying Safe in the Sun

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

    an important role in the hydrological cycle that provides us with water and the process of ...

  7. Springtime on Rural Roads

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

    telecommuting back to work from COVID-19 and we have an increased risk of incidents on local roadways. In the ... their part by ensuring their safety lighting and marking equipment are clean and functional.  Using ...

  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

    CPR is an emergency action non-medical professionals use to help save the lives of people in cardiac ... arrest until professional help arrives. While QPR is an intervention strategy that non-mental health ... professionals use to help someone in an immediate mental health crisis. QPR is a training of a three-step ...

  9. Working Safely with Anhydrous Ammonia

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/working-safely-anhydrous-ammonia

    with the safe use of the product, understand the potential for injury and know how to respond to an ... anhydrous ammonia is stored under high pressure. An unintended release can occur if the equipment is not ... and nurse tank valves can be exposure openings for an unintended release. - When changing nurse tanks, ...

  10. Summer Days Ahead: Don’t Ignore Heat Stress!

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/summer-days-ahead-don%E2%80%99t-ignore-heat-stress

    increases.  Farmers have an elevated risk of heat stress for obvious reasons – working outdoors.  Activities that ...

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