Monthly Archives: September 2014

Seatbelts = PPE for everyone

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Can you crack the code? – #FSHW14

Try your hand at a secret safety code! #TractorSafety #FSHW14

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#TeachAg – We Need You!

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An interview with a future farmer…#FSHW14

In honor of children’s day of Farm Safety & Health Week we interviewed a four year old girl who dreams of farming with her Papa some day. When she isn’t busy learning new things in pre-school she can be found taking care … Continue reading

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Health webinar today – #FSHW14

Looking for something to do over lunch? Catch today’s farm safety webinar by the AgriSafe Network. Information below. Topic: Health Assessment and Prevention Programs for Agricultural Producers Presenter: Carolyn Sheridan, BSN Clinical Director, AgriSafe Network Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm  (CST) … Continue reading

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Easy there, lead foot!

Originally posted on Standing Out in the Field:
From the time crops went in the ground this spring, this year’s growing season has been nearly perfect. Beautiful weather, plenty of rain and moderate temperatures have made this summer one for the record books. However,…

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Corn Corners – #FSHW14

Be cautious around corn corners! We urge you to be cautions around intersections near corn fields this harvest season. If the corn is still in the field it can restrict your view of oncoming traffic. Slow down while coming to … Continue reading

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Fire & Rescue Departments – Will they save you?

We often talk about grain entrapment situations and how to avoid them or who to call if help is needed, but how helpful will your fire department and paramedics actually be? In some instances the best fire departments get called to … Continue reading

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Child Passenger Safety Week

Car crashes are a leading cause of death for children 1 to 13 years old. Many times deaths and injuries can be prevented by proper use of car seats, boosters, and seat belts.  

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Get your grain safety activites here!

Looking for some fun harvest activities for the kids? Below are links to the puzzles in our Grain Safety educational packet! They are free and ready for you to download! Grain Sudoku Word Find Dot to Dots Grain’s Pull Crossword … Continue reading

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