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  1. Stay Hydrated this Summer

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/stay-hydrated-summer

    a story about the summers he spent helping bale hay at his uncle’s farm. He and his cousins would spend ... ask any number of questions, including, “Weren’t you worried about dehydration?!” Working outside in ...

  2. Keeping the Next Generation Safe

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

    (2014) “About every three days a child on a U.S. farm dies from an agriculture-related incident. Every ... Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice (2012) listed key points about ... through age 18 and offers details about how children develop, common causes of injury or death for each ...

  3. Manure Pit Safety

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

    different types of personal protective equipment (PPE) available and the levels of protection they ... H 2 S monitors or multi-gas detectors that will provide alerts when levels are increasing.  The alert system will ... give workers time to move away from higher gas concentration areas.  H 2 S gas concentration levels of ...

  4. Can Animals Spread Disease to Humans?

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

    employees, and youth livestock exhibitors have higher levels of risk for contracting zoonotic diseases ... must be available for hand washing. Use only paper towels to dry. While walking or working, wear: ... https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/zoonoses. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017, July 14).  Zoonotic Diseases. Centers for ...

  5. 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

    day will reduce the amount of debris available to spark a fire. Eliminate static electricity.  A chain ... fires are often in remote locations where a specific address may not be available and access is limited. ...

  6. Staying Safe in the Sun

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/staying-safe-sun

    stop to think about how amazing the sun is? It is a star that is tens of millions of miles away from ... there are steps we can take to protect our skin while we go about our daily tasks: Check the local UV ...

  7. One Question Could Save Someone’s Life

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/one-question-could-save-someone%E2%80%99s-life

    professional this may be helpful to those silently struggling? Read on to learn more about a training anyone in ... How to ask the question in a variety of ways “are you thinking about dying?” is taught during this ... professional. Interested in learning more about QPR or attending the training yourself? You can join us ...

  8. Working Safely with Anhydrous Ammonia

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/working-safely-anhydrous-ammonia

    have water readily available. This should include a squirt bottle of water with you and 5 gallons of ...

  9. Balancing Your Health and the Spring To-Do List

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/balancing-your-health-and-spring-do-list

    force available on smaller farms, producers can easily become consumed in the work at hand and forget ... about taking care of their health and wellness. Here are a few steps you can take this spring to stay ...

  10. Agricultural Safety and Health Fact Sheets

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/resources/fact-sheets

    The OSU Ag. Safety and Health program has a variety of fact sheets available for use. To see ... a list of the fact sheets, please click on the link below. The fact sheets are available online through ...

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