Category Archives: Grain Bin Safety Week

#GrainSafety – It’s Grain Bin Safety Week!

We are partnering with Nationwide Insurance to celebrate Grain Bin Safety Week again this year. Don’t miss out on the excitement! What to Expect Daily Topics: Grain Bin Safety Week highlights a different topic or component each of the seven days. #AgChat … Continue reading

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Do OSHA rules apply to your farm? – #GBSW14

It’s official. Farms employing 10 or fewer workers remain exempt from Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) grain bin safety inspections. U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) officials last week withdrew a 2011 OSHA memo that caused confusion regarding the exemption. … Continue reading

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Grain Bin Rescue – #GBSW14

In recognition of Grain Bin Safety Week, Nationwide Agribusiness has partnered with the National Education Center for Agricultural Safety (NECAS) to provide grain entrapment rescue training to one (1) nominated fire department or emergency rescue squad. The winning department also … Continue reading

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Working Safely in a Grain Bin – #GBSW14

The cost factor – aside from the safety and health issues that go along with grain bins, cost is often a factor in the steps taken to prevent harm to yourself and those working around you. In some cases, buying … Continue reading

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Grain Bin Safety Webinar – #GBSW14

Join us for a FREE webinar Today, Feb 26, 2014, 9-10 a.m. (CT) as we provide an in-depth look at grain bin safety. A thorough understanding of grain bin safety is crucial to preventing grain engulfment and entrapment incidents. Through … Continue reading

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Tuesday Night AgChat – #GBSW14

We invite you to attend a special edition of #AgChat Today, Feb 25, 2014, 7 -9 p.m. (CT).  Farm Safety For Just Kids, Nationwide Agribusiness, and the National Education Center for Agricultural Safety (NECAS), are hosting a unique, online conversation that will look … Continue reading

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Parent-Kid Farm Safety Contract – #GBSW14

Ask most farmers and they’ll tell you that kids build confidence and learn to be responsible when they help out around the farm. Unfortunately, this life lesson can have dangerous consequences. According to a 2012 study, nearly 27,000 children are … Continue reading

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