Content tagged "occupational health safety"

Hearing Loss and Protection for Agricultural Producers

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 27, 2016

Hearing loss and protection for agricultural producers. (2012) Farm and Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice. Retrieved from...

Head Protection for Agricultural Workers

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 22, 2016

Head protection for agricultural workers. (2013) Farm and Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice. Retrieved from...

Back Injuries and Production Agriculture

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 22, 2016

Back injuries and production agriculture. (2012) Farm and Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice. Retrieved from...

Cold-Related Conditions and Agriculture

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 22, 2016

(Source: Wyoming AgrAbility)Cold-related conditions and agriculture. (2012). Farm and Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice....

Respiratory Protection on the Farm and Ranch

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 22, 2016

Respiratory protection for the farm and ranch. (2012) Farm and Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice. Retrieved from...

Asthma and Agriculture

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 22, 2016

Asthma and agriculture. (2012). Farm and Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice. Retrieved from...

Heat-Related Illnesses and Agricultural Producers

Ag Safety and Health Updated: February 15, 2016

 (Source: Penn State Ag Safety and Health)Farmers and ranchers perform job responsibilities in all types of weather conditions including excessive heat and...

Sun Exposure and Agriculture

Ag Safety and Health Updated: February 15, 2016

Farmers and ranchers need to be cautious about their exposure to the ultraviolet rays (UV) of the sun. Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the...

Eye Protection for Agricultural Workers

Ag Safety and Health Updated: October 21, 2015

Personal protective equipment (PPE) is important for agricultural producers to reduce their risk of injury or death. Most eye injuries can be prevented by...

Respiratory Illnesses Associated with Agriculture

Ag Safety and Health Updated: July 03, 2015

A farmer's or rancher’s life is not always associated with the great outdoors and fresh air. In production agriculture, farmers and ranchers can be exposed...

Occupational Health and Safety Video Resources

Ag Safety and Health Updated: March 10, 2015

Fall from Heights (2012)31:17 minutesLadder Injuries (2015)10 video seriesEnglish and SpanishSame-Level Falls (2012)27:45 minutesSolutions to Reduce Slips...

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