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  1. Hazardous Chemical Awareness

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/april-2016/emergency-management/hazardous-chemical-awareness

    signs of a hazardous substance release. An individual’s senses may initially detect hazardous ... harmful. It may also be possible to identify hazardous substances from a label or placard. The federal ...

  2. Ohio State University Offers Agritourism Safety Tips for Consumers, Farmers

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/ohio-state-university-offers-agritourism-safety-tips-consumers-farmers

    Ohio's farms each year, many of whom may not be as familiar with farms or farm safety,” he said. “And ... that there may be uneven ground in the pumpkin patches, to making sure little kids don’t run off, ... chemicals. Follow communicated directions in the case of inclement weather. “Agritourism has been a great way ...

  3. Hitching/Unhitching Safety with Farm Equipment

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/may-2016/injury-prevention/hitchingunhitching-safety-farm-equipment

    stabilize the implement when unhitching.- Use an approved size tongue jack to support the tongue weight of ...

  4. Safety Ideas within your Tax Bracket

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/december-2015/injury-prevention/safety-ideas-within-your-tax-bracket

    Dee Jepsen—State Agricultural Safety and Health Leader As the end of 2015 draws closer, there may ... these purchases can do more than save a tax dollar, they may just save a life or prevent property loss. ... and improve fuel efficiency. Other farm improvement capital investments may be to the farm shop’s ...

  5. Fall Agritourism Preparedness

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/october-2015/emergency-management/fall-agritourism-preparedness

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/news/ohio-state-university-offers-agritourism-safety-tips-consumers-farmers ...

  6. Working in Cold Weather

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/december-2016/injury-prevention/working-cold-weather

    conditions.  Even though it may be tempting to “tough it out” or “work through it”, prolonged exposure to cold, ...

  7. Summer Stress

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/july-2015/injury-prevention/summer-stress

    all be aware of during the summer months. Working long hours during times of extreme heat and direct ...

  8. Safety for On-Farm Grain Storage Facilities

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/october-november-2016/injury-prevention/safety-farm-grain-storage

    walls. If the grain is out of condition, poisonous gases may accumulate.  If you suspect that the air ...

  9. Preventing Sprain/Strain Injuries

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/february-2016/injury-prevention/preventing-sprainstrain-injuries

    supporting ligaments, or a joint that is forcefully moved out of its typical range of motion. Locations at ...

  10. Reducing Winter Work Injuries

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/december-2015/injury-prevention/reducing-winter-work-injuries

    livestock, breaking ice in the water trough, cutting wood or loading stored grain.  Even though it may be ... weather conditions, even a simple task may take longer to complete than planned. Remove or replace wet or ... / gutters, where liquids may have splashed and have frozen.- When shoveling snow or removing ice: Stretch ...

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