Tag Archives: OSHA

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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Careers in farm safety: Government & Medical

We’re taking a tour of careers in farm safety. So far we’ve talked about positions in for-profit companies and non-profit organizations. Now we’re going to wade into the government realm of farm safety. There are several areas of government on every level (federal, … Continue reading

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OSHA coming to a dairy near you

Most people have probably heard of OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration). But dairymen in Wisconsin and other states are becoming more familiar with the organization. OSHA has established a program to protect workers from hazards found on Wisconsin dairy … Continue reading

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