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  1. It’s Time to Break Down the Stigma

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/it%E2%80%99s-time-break-down-stigma

    insurance, market prices, weather, or legal issues it all compounds impacting the mental and physical health ...

  2. Safe Handling of Livestock on the Farm and at the Show

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/safe-handling-livestock-farm-and-show

    and trailers are clean and well lighted to prevent balking and slipping. Proper loading equipment will ... water to livestock. Wear proper personal protective equipment when working around livestock. This can ...

  3. Safely Keeping The Farm Clean Cut

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/safely-keeping-farm-clean-cut

    propelled objects, and various moving equipment parts. Before hopping in the tractor, here are some steps to ... help keep you safe while making your property a showplace! Check and Maintain Equipment Follow an ... equipment lubrication schedule and read the operator’s manual thoroughly. Sharpen blades. Install chain or ...

  4. Stay Safe Watching Aerial Applications Over Farm Fields

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/stay-safe-watching-aerial-applications-over

    a specialty service for fields that are in their advanced growing stages- where equipment can no longer pass ...

  5. Hay Baler Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/hay-baler-safety

    with baling equipment (refer to “ Hand Signals for Agricultural Safety ” module). For more information, ...

  6. Take Action Against Combine and Field Fires

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/take-action-against-combine-and-field-fires

    you can contain a fire yourself, rapid response is important to saving valuable equipment. Combine ... when needed leads to a helpless feeling of watching one of your most expensive pieces of equipment go ... thinking it can never happen on your farm.  Take preventative action and be prepared. Wayne Dellinger, ANR ...

  7. Keeping the Next Generation Safe

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/keeping-next-generation-safe

    Provide children with the appropriate person protective equipment (PPE) for a given task and teach ... Progress.  https://www.farmprogress.com/equipment/farm-related-childhood-deaths-are-down-still-too-many. ...

  8. Manure Pit Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/manure-pit-safety

    applicators and individuals working around the barn and confined spaces are recommended to be equipped with ... different types of personal protective equipment (PPE) available and the levels of protection they ... when doing maintenance or fixing equipment to ensure no one else accidently starts equipment you are ...

  9. Springtime on Rural Roads

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/springtime-rural-roads

    you are preparing to meet a piece of equipment, watch for guardrails, mailboxes, and road signs that ... advantage of every window of opportunity to get seeds in the ground. Combine the spring planting equipment ... between farm units (farm equipment and farm trucks) and motor vehicles in Ohio was 380 (Ohio Department of ...

  10. Stay Safe Making Hay When the Sun Shines

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/stay-safe-making-hay-when-sun-shines

    different types of equipment, long hours spent in the field, exposure to dust, and numerous hours exposed to ... equipment. Harvesting Hay involves many hours in the sunlight, over exposure can cause many health effects ... is a dusty job, wearing a clean tight fitting dust mask while handling hay or cleaning equipment is ...

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