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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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, ...

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

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

  4. Teaching Youth to be Safe Around Livestock

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/teaching-youth-be-safe-around-livestock

    head down and shaking.  Pinned ears  Raised tail or hair standing up on their back  Before entering an ... area with livestock have a planned route to escape if an animal gets aggressive.  Proper Clothing  ...

  5. Pharmaceutical Waste, National Drug Take Back Campaign

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/pharmaceutical-waste-national-drug-take-back

    Board of Pharmacy has an excellent website with information for consumers, pharmacies, and others ... resources.  The United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Take-Back Day events provide an ... Office or other personnel use the online search at  extension.osu.edu/directory. This column is provided ...

  6. Spring Pesticide Safety Reminders

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    compliance with the label?   Are you applying pesticides from inside an enclosed cab?  The label may not ...

  7. Roadway Transport Safety of Anhydrous Ammonia Tanks

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

    a roadway incident. Roadway transport of an anhydrous ammonia nurse tank can include:      Tractor, ... should move the vehicle to an isolated location away from populated communities or heavily traveled ... towing an anhydrous ammonia tank wagon on public roadways. A standard seven terminal break-away connector ...

  8. Did you know Ohio ranks 4th in the U.S. for combine fires?

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/did-you-know-ohio-ranks-4th-us-combine-fires

    for contributing to an Ohio State senior capstone project.  Dee Jepsen, Associate Professor, can be ...

  9. Severe Weather on the Farm

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/severe-weather-farm

    weather awareness is an old topic that sometimes needs a reminder. Getting caught in the middle of a field ... work done before the rain comes. If an operator is caught in severe weather, there are some actions ... and has rotation is an indication of the possibility of a tornado. With soundproof cabs and loud ...

  10. 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 ...

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