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Learn to be safe during National Farm Safety and Health Week

Check out one of the daily webinars.

National Farm Safety and Health Week is Sept. 16-22. This year’s theme is “Cultivating the Seeds of Safety.”

Daily themes

  • Monday – Rural Roadway Safety
  • Tuesday – Health/Suicide/Opioids
  • Wednesday – Child/Youth Health and Safety
  • Thursday – Confined Spaces in Agriculture
  • Friday – Tractor Safety

Webinars

There will be daily webinars focused on agricultural occupational health and safety topics during Farm Safety and Health Week.

Topics include new immigrants and agricultural health implications, respiratory health and personal protective equipment for ag producers, hazard mapping in the ag classroom, grain bin entry and female agricultural producer health.

You can learn more and register at http://www.agrisafe.org/nfshweek2018 

Source: UMASH

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