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  1. Safety and Health Topics for your Winter Programs

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/winter-2019/announcements/safety-and-health-topics-your-winter-programs

    Please consider safety for your late winter and early spring producer meetings – or county Farm ... a safety program specifically for your audience. Feel free to choose a topic of your own, or choose from ... with other topics to fit your needs. Trainees will develop a safety mindset and learn about workplace ...

  2. Tailgate Safety Training for Employees

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/tailgate-safety-training-employees

    Conducting regular safety meetings is a key component of any organized workplace safety program. ... One very effective method  is to conduct tailgate safety training on a regular basis. Short, frequent, ... safety training sessions keep safety in the forefront of employee's daily routine. Employees remain ...

  3. Kent McGuire

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/people/kent-mcguire

    Kent McGuire CFAES – Safety & Health Coordinator The Ohio State University, Agricultural ... 292-9448 mcguire.225@osu.edu Areas Of Interest * Safety Management for the College of Food, Agricultural, ... and Environmental Sciences * OSHA Compliance in Agriculture * Agricultural Industry Safety * Rural ...

  4. Preventing Slips and Falls during Icy Conditions

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/december-2018/injury-prevention/preventing-slips-and-falls-during-icy

    Kent McGuire – OSU Ag Safety and Health Program Coordinator When the temperature drops, ice can ... injuries because a slip or slide abruptly causes a loss of balance, which results in a fall, impacting the ... Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2014, there were 42,480 workplace slip-and-fall injuries in the workplace, ...

  5. Building Independence Through Agriculture

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/winter-2019/announcements/building-independence-through-agriculture

    Join us for a one-day workshop to focus on agriculture and horticulture as viable work options for ... https://agrability.osu.edu/news/ohio-agrability-building-independence-through-agriculture ...

  6. Safety During Harvest Season

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/october-2018/injury-prevention/safety-during-harvest-season

    Kent McGuire – OSU Ag Safety and Health Coordinator As harvest season begins, safety should be ... often lead to agricultural related injuries. Common injuries during fall harvest include slips, trips ... productive. The continuous activity, diminished daylight and stresses that can be associated with harvest can ...

  7. CFAES Field Teaching & Research Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/cfaes-agricultural-field-research-safety

    Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. Safety guidelines are intended to help researchers prepare for safety ... responsible for their own safety, as well as for performing research in a manner that does not endanger the ... safety of those around them. For specific information about fieldwork hazards and precautions, consult ...

  8. Hazard Communication Program and Globally Harmonized System (GHS)

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/osha-communications-issues-hazard-communication-standard

    Public Employment Risk Reduction Program (PERRP) [Ohio House Bill 308 an Act] and the Occupational Safety ... employees are required to have Hazard Communication Training and every department using hazardous chemicals ... A chemical inventory of hazardous chemicals in the workplace.- Copies of "Safety Data Sheets" (SDS) ...

  9. Reducing the Risk of Back Injuries

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/january-2019/injury-prevention/reducing-risk-back-injuries

    Kent McGuire – OSU Ag Safety and Health Coordinator Back pain can be a common issue in the ... agriculture. Many workers are required to do heavy lifting, a tremendous amount of walking and work in awkward ... feeding livestock or moving bulking or heavy items. Minimize stumbling or fall hazards by practicing good ...

  10. Employee Emergency Response Training

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/winter-2019/emergency-management/employee-emergency-response-training

    Lisa Pfeifer – OSU Ag Safety and Health Education Coordinator Family farm operations and small ... with a priority list of chores for the day. Focusing on emergency or disaster response is not ... a chemical splash or spill, do employees know where the Safety Data Sheets (SDS) are located? Do employees ...

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