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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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Grain safety from Kaitlyn

Written by Kaitlyn Kerr, 2014 Indiana Outreach Coordinator As county and state fairs wind down for the summer, kids are packing their new backpacks up, as they get ready to start another year of school. School time means one thing … Continue reading

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Lone Working – From Safety Revolution

The following content was written by Rob Gibbs from Safety Revolution. “Safety Revolution is a leading specialist in Health & Safety and Human Resource Consultancy established to assist Farms, Estates, Contractors and Equine operations throughout the UK.” It is likely … Continue reading

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Four year old involved in severe farm accident

According to the Mansfield News Journal: FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP — A 4-year-old boy is in fair condition at Akron Children’s Hospital after being severely injured by a manure spreader Saturday night. Sgt. Don Zehner, of the Richland County Sheriff’s Department, said … Continue reading

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Trevor’s story

Trevor Hoff of rural Maryland went out to feed the cattle. Hours later he found himself at Johns Hopkins Hospital. While feeding cattle, Trevor stepped of his tractor to open a gate. Upon climbing back into the seat, he realized … Continue reading

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