2018 Nat'l Farm Safety & Health Week

2018 Nat'l Farm Safety & Health Week

"Cultivating the Seeds of Safety" is the theme for the Nat'l Farm Safety & Health Week celebration scheduled for September 16-22, 2018.

Daily topics are:
Monday - Rural Roadway Safety
Tuesday - Health/Suicide/Opioids
Wednesday - Child/Youth Health & Safety
Thursday - Confined Spaces in Agriculture
Friday - Tractor Safety

Also, the AgriSafe Network is celebrating with a great line up of webinars. There is something for everyone - for ag producers, healthcare professionals, educators, trainers, and safety professionals. Please register (via the link below) for each webinar you plan to attend. These webinars are free and open to the public. 

Mon., Sept. 17 @ Noon: New Immigrants in the Midwest and Agricultural Health Implications

Tues., Sept. 18 @ Noon: Respiratory Health and Personal Protective Equipment for Ag Producers

Weds., Sept. 19 @ Noon: Children and Tractors: Myths, Facts, or “Other”

Weds., Sept. 19 @ 2 pm: Train the Trainer: Hazard Mapping in the Ag Classroom

Thurs., Sept. 20 @ Noon: Confined Space – Grain Bin Entry

Fri., Sept. 21 @ Noon: Optimizing the Health of the Female Agricultural Producer

Click here to register.

Check out the US Ag Centers on YouTube for 110+ videos.

Tune into social media for daily tips and resources #NFSHW

More information will be released upon receipt.