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  1. National Farm Safety and Health Week 2021

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/national-farm-safety-and-health-week-2021

    yields real results and brings everyone home at night. Take some time out of your week to turn a focus to ... family, employees, and community. The daily topics of focus for this year are outlined below: Daily Topics ... of Focus Monday – Tractor Safety & Rural Roadway Safety Tuesday – Overall Farmer Health Wednesday ...

  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

    working with livestock. Animal behaviors can be unpredictable especially when introduced to a new ... environment such as a fairgrounds or new farm. New conditions such as noise, different people, other ... livestock, and new facilities can make livestock feel threatened and stressed.  Steps For Safe Handling The ...

  3. Stay Hydrated this Summer

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

    Sweating is obviously an important safety function, but it also uses the same water that our bodies need to ... water going out, it is easy to become dehydrated if we aren’t putting enough fluid back into our bodies. ... dehydration and stay healthy this summer. Consider the following tips: Keep water on hand. You are more likely ...

  4. Can Animals Spread Disease to Humans?

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

    have been contaminated. Examples include aquarium tank water, pat habitats, chicken coops, barns, ... plants, soil, and pet food/water bowls. Vector-borne – Being bitten by a tick, mosquito, or flea. ... provide a designated hand washing station. Make sure cleaning solutions are clearly labeled. Hot water ...

  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

    up in flames. Have a water truck positioned by the field.  Hot mufflers and catalytic converters from ... into a fire. In extreme dry conditions, a water truck may help protect against field fires. Never use ... water on fires that are electrical or fuel-sourced.   Have an emergency plan in place and discuss it ...

  6. Links

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    CPSC-Consumer Product Safety Commission FEMA-Federal Emergency Management Agency NIOSH-National Institute for ...

  7. Manure Pit Safety

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

    livestock farmers is to apply manure nutrients following harvest of the wheat.  This increases the ...

  8. Staying Safe in the Sun

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

    an important role in the hydrological cycle that provides us with water and the process of ...

  9. Ag Workplace Safety Resources

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/employee-safety-training-resouces

    Accident Can Happen to Anyone Safety and Grain Quality Management by NGFA Harvest Roadway Safety from ...

  10. 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

    Managing Stress During Crunch Time Get at least 7 hours of sleep. Communicate with family and friends. ... a quarter to a third of your daily required nutrients, this does not mean a Little Debbie cake and soda! ... water. Keep your food clean-- pack washing material such as cloths, soap, and water to clean hands before ...

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