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  1. National Rural Health Day

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/november-2019/national-rural-health-day

    Dee Jepsen – Agricultural State Safety and Health Leader National Rural Health Day is Thursday ... not see the same health advancements as urban counties. Within these areas residents face ... rural areas have a 50% higher rate of unintentional injuries than in urban areas. There are increased ...

  2. Can Animals Spread Disease to Humans?

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/can-animals-spread-disease-humans

    traveling or enjoying some outdoor activities, many people might encounter animals in either an urban or ... flores.191@osu.edu. This column is provided by the OSU Extension Agricultural Safety and Health Team.  ... Disease in Agriculture. AgriSafe Network Inc.  ...

  3. 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 ... supported agriculture (CSA) land can be accessed on-line at: http://ohioline.osu.edu/topic/yard-and-garden ...

  4. Ohio AgrAbility in Action: Universal Design in the Garden

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/july-2018/ohio-agrability/ohio-agrability-action-universal-design-garden

    Laura Akgerman – Disability Services Coordinator for Ohio AgrAbility Everyone wants a garden to be ... enjoyable activity. If you enjoy gardening but are finding it is harder to do as you get older, or have more ... demands on your time, consider integrating Universal Design solutions into your garden. Universal Design ...

  5. Roadway Safety During Crop Scouting Activities

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/roadway-safety-during-crop-scouting-activities

    Dee Jepsen, Professor and State Agricultural Safety Leader Taking a drive through the countryside ... attention towards safety and roadway courtesy. For agronomists employed with an agricultural business, it ... Agricultural Safety and Health Program.  Dee Jepsen, Professor, can be reached at  jepsen.4@osu.edu; and Lisa ...

  6. On Thin Ice? Ice Safety Tips for Outdoor Activities

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/thin-ice-ice-safety-tips-outdoor-activities

    does one measure the thickness of ice? First, use an ice pick, axe, hatchet, an ice testing pole, or ... visit ODNR’s  Winter Recreation Safety Information.  Beth Scheckelhoff, Extension Educator – Agriculture ... This column is provided by the OSU Extension Agricultural Safety and Health Team.  ...

  7. OSU Extension: Ohioline

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/april-2018/safety-resource-spotlight/osu-extension-ohioline

    agricultural safety fact sheets can be accessed, as well as hundreds of OSU Extension fact sheets covering ... a wide array of subjects such as agriculture and natural resources, family and consumer sciences, ... Agricultural safety fact sheets can be found by searching key words such as: agricultural safety, farm, safety, ...

  8. Don’t let arthritis or chronic pain stop you from gardening: Garden carts, rolling work seats and storage

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

    supplies out to the garden can be difficult if you have arthritis or another physical limitation. Tools, ... to the garden in one trip, but that is an easy way to aggravate your arthritis, overexert yourself, ... or drop valuable supplies, and ruin a good day in the garden. Having the right equipment can make it ...

  9. Winter’s Indoor Risk: Carbon Monoxide

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/winter%E2%80%99s-indoor-risk-carbon-monoxide

    office, garages, and agricultural shops. Especially during the winter months. CO is produced when fuels ... provided by the OSU Extension Agricultural Safety and Health Team,  https://agsafety.osu.edu/.   Sources:  ...

  10. 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 ...

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