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  1. Preventing Sprain / Strain Injuries

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

    tasks, there can be a tremendous amount of wear and tear on the body. Sprain / Strain injuries are common ... According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, sprain / strain injuries account for over 38 percent of all ... workplace injuries requiring days away from work. It is important to understand the difference between these ...

  2. October 2019

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

    Extension Agricultural Safety & Health Office. The goal is to provide seasonal safety news and ...

  3. Lawn Mowing Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/july-2018/injury-prevention/lawn-mowing-safety

    article: "Lawn mower injuries send 13 children to the emergency department every day: Researchers ... encourage parents to keep young children inside while mowing and teach teens safety tips." ... burns, and eye injuries. Sadly, many of these injuries occur to children and teens. A report by ...

  4. Announcements

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

    Street, between Land and Friday Avenues – daily exhibits on Sun Safety, Farm Safety Hazards, Whole Body ... Land Avenue between Market and Kottman – see interactive equipment and vendor exhibit for farming with ... from noon to 4 p.m. daily to transport individuals between the exhibit area and field demonstrations. ...

  5. September 2019

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

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

  6. Respiratory Protection Program

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/respiratory-protection-program

    parts, and fecal material. Heavy concentrations of organic dust are common in grain dryers, livestock ... mitigating pests in agricultural production.   Anhydrous ammonia: A common fertilizer injected into the soil ...

  7. Agricultural Equipment & Machine Hazards

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/ag-equipment-machine-hazards

    a high degree of torque.  Injuries occur because of entanglement with the part. The most common wrap ... Injuries can range from severe cuts to amputation. Common equipment includes mower blades, disc coulters, ... organs. Crush points can include being caught under or between moving parts or equipment.   Burn Points: ...

  8. Safe Combine Operation During Harvest

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/september-2019/safe-combine-operation-during-harvest

    header (use the manufacturer’s safety supports).- Utilize safe travel routes between fields and take into ...

  9. CFAES Trenching and Excavation Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/cfaes-trenching-and-excavation-safety

    of 18” or less. Common excavations involving CFAES faculty, staff or students may include: ...

  10. On-Farm Grain Storage Facility Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/november-2018/injury-prevention/farm-grain-storage-facility-safety

    grain storage turn to grain quality in the bin and handling or hauling out throughout the winter. Common ... sprains / strains; entanglement; engulfment; and injuries caused by equipment.  Below are safety ... working alone. If you must work alone, notify family members or coworkers before starting potentially ...

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