Content tagged "safety for special populations"

Belief Statements and Guiding Principles for Youth Working in Agriculture

Ag Safety and Health Updated: July 26, 2016

The Safety in Agriculture for Youth (SAY) Project National Steering Committee developed a belief statements document regarding youth working in agriculture....

Safety in Agriculture for Youth

Ag Safety and Health Updated: June 30, 2016

    Safety in Agriculture for Youth (SAY) is a grant project funded by the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), National Institute for Food and Agriculture...

Safety for Special Populations Publications

Ag Safety and Health Updated: May 27, 2016

 Pesticides Nearby…But Staying Healthy - Aunque cerca…sanco. Una guia para prevencion de los riesgos de los pesticidas Soluciones Simples: Ergonomía Para...

Recursos en Español sobre Seguridad y Salud Agrícola

Ag Safety and Health Updated: May 19, 2016

Los recursos educativos en forma impresa, vídeo y conferencias por internet son valiosos para los productores agrícolas, educadores agrícolas, profesionales...

Funding Resources for Assistive Technology for Farmers and Ranchers

Ag Safety and Health Updated: April 14, 2016

Aftermarket steps can improve tractor accessibility.(Source: AgrAbility for Pennsylvanians)Individuals can have difficulty locating and qualifying for...

SAY What? A New Source of Agricultural Safety Information for Youth

Ag Safety and Health Updated: March 30, 2016

  A new initiative provides one-stop shopping for agricultural educators who seek resources and training programs aimed toward youth.The Safety in...

User Directions for the SAY Curriculum Alignment Submission Tool

Ag Safety and Health Updated: February 25, 2016

The Safety in Agriculture for Youth project (SAY) is compiling a national clearinghouse of materials for agricultural safety and health education. The SAY...

Videos Disponibles en Español - Videos Available in Spanish

Ag Safety and Health Updated: January 27, 2016

Los vídeos son recursos educativos valiosos para los productores agrícolas, educadores agrícolas, profesionales de la seguridad y salud agrícola y para el...

Injury Risk Assessment for Supervised Agricultural Experiences

Ag Safety and Health Updated: December 17, 2015

(Source: Utah State University)A supervised agricultural experience (SAE) is one of the three key components of an agricultural education program for high...

Special Populations Safety Video Resources

Ag Safety and Health Updated: November 18, 2015

 Caring for a Diabetic Foot (2011)5:23 minutesCaring for a Residual Limb (2011)4:31 minutesFarming with Arthritis (2008)15:00 minutesKY AgrAbility - Enabling...

Age-Appropriate Tasks for Children on Farms and Ranches

Ag Safety and Health Updated: November 06, 2015

Children play an active role on many farms and ranches, but it is the responsibility of parents, caregivers, or supervisors to assign them age-appropriate...

Youth ATV Safety

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 21, 2015

(Photo Source: Specialty Vehicle Institute of America, ATV Safety Institute)Youth operate all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) on farms and ranches and for...

Tractor Operation for Hispanic Youth

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 15, 2015

 The Safe Tractor and Machinery Operation for Hispanic Youth program is a comprehensive program that provides culturally appropriate Spanish materials and...

National Youth Farm and Ranch Safety Symposium

Ag Safety and Health Updated: July 30, 2015

The National Youth Farm and Ranch Safety Symposium, an event funded as one objective of the Safety in Agriculture for Youth (SAY) project, provided an...

SAY Project Background

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 24, 2014

The mission of the Safety in Agriculture for Youth project (SAY) is to develop a sustainable and accessible national clearinghouse for agricultural safety...

Play It Farm Safe: An Online Educational Game

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 16, 2014

(Source: University of Vermont Extension)University of Vermont Extension 4-H has developed an online educational game called “Play It Farm Safe.” The Play It...

Cultivate Safety

Ag Safety and Health Updated: June 13, 2014

(Photo Source: National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety)Family farms and farm workers from multiple generations are common in...

Working with Senior Farmers and Ranchers

Ag Safety and Health Updated: April 30, 2014

Many farm and ranch operations are family owned and operated and include workers of all ages. As a result, older adults are more prevalent in production...

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