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  1. National Farm Safety and Health Week 2021

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/national-farm-safety-and-health-week-2021

    yields real results and brings everyone home at night. Take some time out of your week to turn a focus to ... Farm Safety Yields Real Results September 19-25, 2021 National Farm Safety and Health Week is ... a time to turn the spotlight on far too overlooked practices in agriculture. Safety and health always ...

  2. Confined Space

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/program-areas/confined-space

    Confined Space video Manure Pit Safety-- Safety Through the Seasons Newsletter article Gas Hazards in ...

  3. Hay Baler Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/hay-baler-safety

    a concern in late July and early August when there is still straw in the field and later cuttings of hay to ... be made. Oftentimes wheat and hay fields that have more slope than row crops like corn and soybeans, ... with limited time. Therefore, operators must always work safely as no hay or straw crop is worth injury ...

  4. CFAES GSAC- Recruiting New Members!

    https://grad.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news/cfaes-gsac-recruiting-new-members

    (GSAC)! GSAC was formed in January 2020 at the Dean's request for a committee to represent graduate ... ratified in April 2020. We are looking to add representatives from across the college in the following ... terms of a time commitment, we ask that each masters student applicant be willing to serve 2 semesters ...

  5. It’s Time to Break Down the Stigma

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/it%E2%80%99s-time-break-down-stigma

    Unfortunately, people become overwhelmed to a point where they feel there is no other option beside suicide. For ... agricultural community is  1.5 times  more likely to die by suicide than any other population in the United ... times. Trainings are available to help spot warning signs and symptoms of potential mental health ...

  6. Graduate Student Back to School Bash

    https://grad.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/events/graduate-student-back-school-bash

    Join us on Friday, August 27 from 4-6pm to meet your fellow classmates across the college. There ... acquainted or catch up. There will be two locations- one in Columbus (Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4H ... Center) and Wooster (Miller Pavilion/ Secrest Arboretum). There will be food, activities, and ...

  7. Springtime on Rural Roads

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

    move equipment at off-peak motor vehicle travel times. Taking a drive in the country has seemed to be ... the State of Ohio.  After challenging planting seasons in recent years, farmers will be taking ... fatalities, around 14% were the result of a roadway collision.  In 2020 alone, the total number of incidents ...

  8. Stay Safe Watching Aerial Applications Over Farm Fields

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/stay-safe-watching-aerial-applications-over

    Leader Many times, we see an airplane or helicopter going over head and it catches our attention to look ... see these aerial devices above, it is interesting to watch them in action. However, it is also ... coordinates for pesticide application, there may be a small chance to feel the spray if you are within the ...

  9. Stay Hydrated this Summer

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

    a story about the summers he spent helping bale hay at his uncle’s farm. He and his cousins would spend ... be anything from unpleasant to even life-threatening, but there are simple ways to prevent ... in a groove and work for an extended period without taking a break. Set an alarm, place a notecard in ...

  10. 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

    thinking it can never happen on your farm.  Take preventative action and be prepared. Wayne Dellinger, ANR ... in place: Call 911 or your local first responders at the first sign of a fire.  Don’t wait to know if ... Emergency response times will be longer in these situations. Have (2) ABC fire extinguishers mounted on the ...

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