Tag Archives: safety

Stayin’ Alive

Ever been in a situation where you needed to use CPR in order to save a life? If you are not frequently in this type of situation than it can be hard to remember what to do. Here is a … Continue reading

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Take the pledge to drive cell free

Take the pledge to drive cell free here! Hands-free is not risk-free. According to the National Safety Council, almost 25% of car crashes involve cell phone use. Driving requires eyes on the road, hands on the wheel, and a brain focused … Continue reading

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New life on the farm!

If you’re anything like me, the day the first calf hits the ground is almost better than Christmas morning! At that moment you know it is the beginning of something new. Luckily this year all it took is one of … Continue reading

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Children act fast…so do poisons…

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Lock them away!

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It’s Poison Prevention Week! – Bad things can happen to good people.

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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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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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Join Us for Grain Bin Safety Week – #GBSW14

Ag Organizations Partner to Save Lives Over the past 50 years, more than 900 cases of grain engulfment have been reported in the U.S. with a fatality rate of 62 percent. In 2010, at least 26 U.S. workers were killed … Continue reading

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We grow up, not out of risk

Remember when you welcomed your first baby into your home. You were a family for the first time and not just a couple. Tell me, what did you have on your gift registry or perhaps have purchased months before the … Continue reading

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