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  1. Safely Keeping The Farm Clean Cut

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

    help keep you safe while making your property a showplace! Check and Maintain Equipment Follow an ... clothing can help you avoid entanglement, injury to the eyes, hearing loss, and other physical injuries. ... Here is some suggested clothing: Close-fitting clothing Heavy boots Safety glasses Heavy textured ...

  2. Stay Hydrated this Summer

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

    ask any number of questions, including, “Weren’t you worried about dehydration?!” Working outside in ... Sweating is obviously an important safety function, but it also uses the same water that our bodies need to ... which could cause you to overheat and experience heat stroke or heat exhaustion. These side effects can ...

  3. Keeping the Next Generation Safe

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

    https://ag-safety.extension.org/age-appropriate-tasks-for-children-on-farms-and-ranches/. Murphy, D. (2014, June 20).  Children and Safety on the Farm. Penn State Extension.  ... morning walking the fields with dad and the dog. The sun is just coming up over the trees as you check the ... moisture of the hay. Growing up on a farm is not always easy, but it does teach you the value of hard work. ...

  4. 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

    the 911 system are important safety conversations for the entire harvest crew. Don’t get caught ... Wayne Dellinger, ANR Educator Union County and Dee Jepsen, Professor and State Agricultural Safety ... Leader Weather conditions have helped Ohio wheat fields mature – but these same conditions can lead to an ...

  5. Springtime on Rural Roads

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

    Ag Safety & Health, Farm Fatality and Injury Database for Ohio).  Of these tractor related ... Public Safety, Ohio Traffic Crash Facts).  Of these 380 incidents, 3 resulted in fatalities and 99 ... the State of Ohio.  After challenging planting seasons in recent years, farmers will be taking ...

  6. Staying Safe in the Sun

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

    Kate Homonai, OSU Extension Educator, Family & Consumer Sciences, Vinton County Do you ever ... stop to think about how amazing the sun is? It is a star that is tens of millions of miles away from ... then reapply every 2 hours while you’re out in the sun. You may need to reapply sunscreen more often if ...

  7. Can Animals Spread Disease to Humans?

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

    Control and Prevention (CDC, 2017) states that it is important to be aware of the common ways people can ... include petting or touching animals, bites or scratches, or your dog lying in bed with you licking your ... to both youth and adults help address the issues of food safety which includes a link to biosecurity, ...

  8. Manure Pit Safety

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

    importance of reminding operators and applicators of following safety precautions when working around manure ... and safety around manure handling and storage pits. Hydrogen Sulfide, methane, carbon monoxide and ... event something happens, and someone collapses.  A safety belt or harness should be worn as a lifeline, ...

  9. 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 ... Ohio AgrAbility Series   Additional individual fact sheets include: Safe Handling of Anhydrous Ammonia ... the OhioLine website. http://ohioline.osu.edu/tags/safety Please feel free to print and use the fact ...

  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

    information and safety steps you can go to  https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59126  and  ... plenty of water (8 ounces every 15-30 minutes) and stay hydrated even if you are just operating ... recommended to avoid lung damage or irritation. Prevent Injury  Follow and maintain safety signals on ...

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