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  1. Don’t let arthritis or chronic pain stop you from gardening: Choosing the right tools and equipment

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/july-2017/ohio-agrability/don%E2%80%99t-let-arthritis-or-chronic-pain-stop-you

    physical limitations, having the right tools and equipment for gardening is vital, and may make the ... stooping, long handled tools and a garden cart with a seat are essential. If you have hand pain, stiffness, ... transport tools. Some garden carts have a tall handle for steering and moving the cart, eliminating the need ...

  2. Pesticide Safety and EPA Worker Protection Standard (WPS)

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/pesticide-safety-and-handling

    required to either, obtain a Commercial Applicator License through appropriate training and testing, or ... part of the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. Online Lessons are also available ... pesticide into application equipment. Apply pesticides, such as in an agricultural or industrial setting.  ...

  3. Through the Vine Newsletter

    https://fairfield.osu.edu/node/1100

    Through the Vine is a quarterly newsletter of the OSU Extension Fairfield County Master Gardener ...

  4. Injury Reporting Procedures

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/injury-reporting-procedures

    resulting in injuries requiring treatment more extensive than first aid. Employees are also encouraged to ... as the result of a workplace injury/illness should go to the Wexner Medical Center or University ... the job or become ill as the result of a workplace exposure are required to complete an OSU Employee ...

  5. Employee Safety Resources

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/employee-safety-training-resouces

    Safety Training Videos U.S. Agricultural Safety & Health Centers: Safety Videos eXtension.org: ... Materials CFAES Student Employee Safety Orientation Checklist OSHA Agricultural Operations webpage (English ... & Spanish versions) OSHA Farm Safety Fact Sheet (pdf) OSHA Youth in Agriculture Dept of Labor: ...

  6. Planting When the Soil Temperatures are Right!!

    https://fairfield.osu.edu/news/planting-when-soil-temperatures-are-right

    Sunny days no doubt bring lots of gardeners out into the sunshine.  The calendar tells us we could ... be planting early spring crops in the garden but what does the soil thermometer tell us?  If you have ... planted in your garden that just “set” there and did not take off?  Perhaps you planted them in wet soils ...

  7. OSHA & Ag

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/program-areas/osha-ag

    A 10-hour General Industry course designed for the agricultural workforce.   A training course for ... health hazards in the workplace, specifically the agricultural workplace. Through this training, workers ...

  8. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/personal-protective-equipment-ppe

    results of the assessment will indicate which PPE is necessary based on recognized hazards for each ... Respiratory Protection Program / Fit Testing   Contacts: If you have any questions regarding Personal ...

  9. Contact Us

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/contact

    OSU Agricultural Safety & Health Food, Agricultural, and Biological Engineering College of ... Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Science The Ohio State University 590 Woody Hayes Dr. Columbus OH ...

  10. Educational Resources

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/resources

    Health and safety topics can be as diverse as the agricultural industry itself. Looking for ... OSU Extension Agricultural Safety & Health Office. Safety Fact Sheets- Available through the ... ROPS Video- Tractor Accident Can Happen to Anyone video ATV Safety for Agriculture Video- This ...

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