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  1. NEW: Small Farm and Garden Safety Series Factsheets

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/june-2017/announcements/new-small-farm-and-garden-safety-series-factsheets

    , and backyard gardeners. Many of these agricultural audiences use equipment (tractors, tillers, hand ... A new series of factsheets was developed specifically for the small farmers, community gardens ... independent one. Happy and safe gardening this season! ...

  2. Safety Considerations for Community Gardens and Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/may-2016/injury-prevention/safety-considerations-community-gardens-and

    where she conducted a research project on agricultural related injuries   Community gardens present ... a community garden or on a community supported agriculture (CSA) farm, is their first experience with crop ... environment itself on farms, gardens and greenhouses can have hazards that lead to injuries.    • Hand tools ...

  3. Sun Hats

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/july-2018/announcements/sun-hats

    enthusiast, water lover, farmer or gardener in your office or family. They are also great to wear on C-deck ...

  4. 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 ... application equipment. Apply pesticides, such as in an agricultural or industrial setting.  Enter an area ...

  5. 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 ... Video- Tractor Accident Can Happen to Anyone video ATV Safety for Agriculture Video- This ten-minute ...

  6. Student Injury Reporting (Non- Employee)

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/injury-reporting-procedures/student-injury-reporting-non-employee

    The OSU College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences provides the following Student ... form when an injury leads to any of the following: Care needed is greater than general first aid. The ... Kent McGuire       CFAES Safety and Health Coordinator       260A Agricultural Engineering Building ...

  7. Confined Space Program & Grain Handling Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/confined-spaces

    hazard.   Agricultural settings can have offer their own uique confined spaces. An agricultural confined ... space can be identified as any space found in an agricultural workplace that: – was not designated or ... or unintentionally enter the space.   Agricultural confined spaces can include grain and feed storage ...

  8. Preventing Slips and Falls during Icy Conditions

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/december-2018/injury-prevention/preventing-slips-and-falls-during-icy

    injuries because a slip or slide abruptly causes a loss of balance, which results in a fall, impacting the ... include thousands more winter slip-and-fall related injuries that were minor and did not result in lost ... http://www.agsafety.osu.edu or contact Kent McGuire, OSU Agricultural Safety & Health, at mcguire.225@osu.edu or ...

  9. Grain C.A.R.T. Scheduling

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/winter-2019/announcements/grain-cart-scheduling

    Agricultural rescue training and education are an integral part to protecting our work force of ... families tied to agriculture in Ohio. The Grain C.A.R.T. (Comprehensive Agricultural Rescue Trailer) was ... agricultural industries by scheduling the Grain C.A.R.T. for your area in 2019. Programming is being booked now ...

  10. Upcoming Events Focused on Preparedness

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/october-2018/emergency-management/upcoming-events-focused-preparedness

    environmental contributors that lead to increased fungus in the agricultural work sector. Wet conditions may ... lead to concerns of mold, to remediate link to CDC information by visiting ... as a time to focus on the lessons of fire prevention. The leading messages to reduce risk to fire: ...

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