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  1. Minimize Risk of Injuries in Winter Working Conditions

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/january-2018/injury-prevention/minimize-risk-injuries-winter-working

    winter conditions are at a higher risk of a variety of injuries including: frostbite, overexertion, ... muscle strain, slips trips and falls, or heart attack.  Some simple guidelines for reducing the risk of ... walking. This can reduce the risk of you falling or completely losing your balance in case you slip while ...

  2. Who Can Work on Your Farm

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/may-2018/injury-prevention/who-can-work-your-farm

    Farm Work Can They Perform” by Peggy Hall and Catherine Daniels in the OSU Agricultural and Resource ... job, including agricultural jobs that are categorized as hazardous. However, if you hire a student, ... tractor operation or machine operation from 4-H or agriculture education/ vocational agriculture training. ...

  3. Women’s Tractor Operation and Safety Program

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/may-2018/announcements/women%E2%80%99s-tractor-operation-and-safety-program

    Rd, Hamilton, Ohio. This event empowers women to: • become more comfortable with agricultural ...

  4. May 2018

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

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

  5. Flood Safety and Preparation

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/march-2018/emergency-management/flood-safety-and-preparation

    floods in the scope of emergency situations for which to prepare. Knowing your risks can help save your ... Agricultural Safety & Health, at pfeifer.6@osu.edu or 614-292-9455. ...

  6. Farm Science Review

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/september-2017/announcements/farm-science-review

    Stop out to the Molly Caren Agricultural Center September 19-21 to catch the farm safety displays ... and demonstrations brought to you by The Ohio State University’s Agricultural Safety and Health ... Land Ave. Here is a line-up of this year’s activities: The Grain C.A.R.T. (Comprehensive Agricultural ...

  7. OSU CFAES Safety Program for Employees

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

    management materials specifically for OSU College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) ... safety and working in the agricultural industry. Click on the CFAES Safety Program "areas" in ... McGuire       CFAES Safety & Health Coordinator       262B Agricultural Engineering Building       590 ...

  8. Ohio AgrAbility in Action: Replacing Grain Bin Ladders with Stairs

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/january-2018/ohio-agrability/ohio-agrability-action-replacing-grain-bin

    and reduced risk of injury from falling from a grain bin ladder, are a few reasons to consider ... and education to all farmers on how to reduce the risks of injury, and introduce modifications and ... these two farmers is invaluable, and has helped them to continue farming safely, without risk of more ...

  9. Farming and Gardening with Chronic Pain: Strategies for Managing Your Pain

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/october-2017/ohio-agrability/farming-and-gardening-chronic-pain-strategies

    farmers and gardeners because of the physical nature of their work. Pushing, pulling, lifting, carrying, ... a farmer or gardener has a disability, chronic pain may be a side effect of that disability. Some ... prescribe a pain medication; please be aware of the risks of addiction and increased tolerance for a pain ...

  10. Ohio AgrAbility in Action: Lift Creepers

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/april-2018/ohio-agrability/ohio-agrability-action-lift-creepers

    how to reduce the risks of injury and introduce modifications and technology that help farmers stay ...

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