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  1. Employee Emergency Response Training

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

    Department to visit. An employee might be shown the fridge in office and then be about their way to the ... running with minimal hand holding because there is generally more work than can be accomplished in the ... a priority because of the generally perceived minuscule threat. Emergencies and disasters happen! In fact, 76 ...

  2. AgrAbility in Action: Working in Cold Weather

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/winter-2019/ohio-agrability/agrability-action-working-cold-weather

    Laura Akgerman – Disability Services Coordinator for Ohio AgrAbility Working in cold weather ... feeling in your feet and hands increasing the chance of frostbite. To protect yourself from the cold, wear ... layers of clothing, warm gloves and hat, and keep an extra pair in case the first pair gets wet. Wear ...

  3. Grain C.A.R.T. Scheduling

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

    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 ... to kick off in March. Please call or email Lisa Pfeifer at (614) 292-9455, pfeifer.6@osu.edu, if you ...

  4. Safety and Health Topics for your Winter Programs

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/winter-2019/announcements/safety-and-health-topics-your-winter-programs

    hazards. Agriculture is one of the most hazardous industries in the U.S. affecting a wide range of ... audiences. The diversity of the workers is reflective in the culture of farming, where there is a range of ... workforce age, competency level and certain regulation practices. We look forward to scheduling in your area ...

  5. Building Independence Through Agriculture

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/winter-2019/announcements/building-independence-through-agriculture

    employment models, as well as identify resources and assistive technology to support workers in these ... that will be offered in Columbus Ohio on February 26, 2019, click the link: ...

  6. Winter 2019

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/winter-2019

    safety news and activities that may be re-published in your own newsletters or programs. If you have ...

  7. Safe Driving During Harvest Season

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/october-2018/thoughts-editor/safe-driving-during-harvest-season

    slower-moving farm equipment and passenger vehicles, where the motoring public doesn’t slow down in time before ... visibility are listed below. Passenger vehicles can do their part for roadway safety. Drivers in rural areas ... the market. Try to avoid those roads where farmers are on the move, and limit tailgating or swerving ...

  8. Reducing the Risk of Back Injuries

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

    Kent McGuire – OSU Ag Safety and Health Coordinator Back pain can be a common issue in the ... agriculture. Many workers are required to do heavy lifting, a tremendous amount of walking and work in awkward ... and when standing balance your weight evenly on your feet. Avoid working in awkward positions or ...

  9. 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 ... Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2014, there were 42,480 workplace slip-and-fall injuries in the workplace, ... include thousands more winter slip-and-fall related injuries that were minor and did not result in lost ...

  10. Grain C.A.R.T. Scheduling

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/december-2018/announcements/grain-cart-scheduling

    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 ... to kick off in March. Please call or email Lisa Pfeifer at (614) 292-9455, pfeifer.6@osu.edu, if you ...

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