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  1. Chain Saw Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/november-2018/injury-prevention/chain-saw-safety

    Dee Jepsen – State Agricultural Safety and Health Leader Clearing trees and fence line shrubs are ... • Do not cut using the tip of the saw, as this can result in a kickback reaction. • Avoid chain contact ...

  2. Reducing the Risk of Back Injuries

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/january-2019/injury-prevention/reducing-risk-back-injuries

    agricultural industry because of the physical nature of work and the vast array of tasks associated with ... agriculture. Many workers are required to do heavy lifting, a tremendous amount of walking and work in awkward ... http://www.agsafety.osu.edu or contact Kent McGuire, OSU Agricultural Safety & Health, at mcguire.225@osu.edu or ...

  3. Safety During Harvest Season

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/october-2018/injury-prevention/safety-during-harvest-season

    often lead to agricultural related injuries. Common injuries during fall harvest include slips, trips ... http://www.agsafety.osu.edu or contact Kent McGuire, OSU Agricultural Safety & Health, at mcguire.225@osu.edu or ...

  4. Grain C.A.R.T. Scheduling

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/december-2018/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 ...

  5. OSU Sun Hats are Available

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/june-2017/announcements/osu-sun-hats-are-available

    The OSU Agricultural Safety and Health Program has sun safe hats for sale. These sun safe hats are ... great for Master Gardeners, field researchers, golf enthusiasts, farmers, OSU alumni, and those ... these hats, please contact the Agricultural Safety and Health program. The cost is $40. Contact Dee ...

  6. Hearing Conservation Program

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/hearing-conservation-program

    Employee exposures to noise of sufficient intensity and duration can result in hearing damage. ... Noise-induced hearing loss rarely results from just one exposure.  Usually it will progress unnoticed over ... Common agricultural noise level exposures can range dramaticaly as seen in the following chart: Employers ...

  7. Employee Emergency Response Training

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/winter-2019/emergency-management/employee-emergency-response-training

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/ or contact Lisa Pfeifer, OSU Agricultural Safety & Health, at pfeifer.6@osu.edu or ...

  8. June is National Safety Month

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/june-2018/announcements/june-national-safety-month

    leading cause of death. Sadly, one American is injured every second and killed every three minutes from ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0HXeHMvedjs#action=share   For your agricultural safety and health resources, bookmark our OSU Ag Safety and Health page at ... http://agsafety.osu.edu or contact Dee Jepsen, OSU Agricultural Safety & Health at jepsen.4@osu.edu or 614-292-6008. ...

  9. Preventing Sprain / Strain Injuries

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/september-2018/injury-prevention/preventing-sprain-strain-injuries

    Kent McGuire – OSU Ag Safety and Health Coordinator Due to the physical nature of agricultural ... injury that results from overstretching or over-contraction. Symptoms of a strain include:  muscle pain, ... visit http://www.agsafety.osu.edu or contact Kent McGuire, OSU Agricultural Safety & Health, at ...

  10. December 2018

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/december-2018

    members from the OSU Extension Agricultural Safety & Health Office. The goal is to provide seasonal ...

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