Winners Announced For Grain Journal Nov/Dec Issue On-line Safety Contest
Date Posted: January 16, 2014
Winners have been announced for the on-line safety quiz which appeared in the November/December issue of Grain Journal Magazine. A total of 132 entries were received, of which 25 scored perfectly.
From the entries with a perfect score, three were selected in a double-blind drawing to receive the three $100 cash prizes.
The winners of the drawing were:
• Mason Cady, Location Leader AgPartners, LLC, Albert City, IA
• Kim Peterson, Operations Manager Assumption Coop Grain Co., Assumption, IL
• John Smith, CHS Insurance Co., Twinsburg, OH
Following are the questions and correct answers for the quiz:
The acronym for proper use of a fire extinguisher is: PASS
OSHA has adopted a new hazardous chemical labeling system to align with: The United Nations Globally harmonized System
Before entering a bin to set up or dig out a sweep auger, the following does not have to be de-energized, locked out, and tagged out: Aeration equipment
Blue flags are often found: On tracks where rail cars are being unloaded with anhydrous ammonia.
The percent of electrical injuries and fatalities among "qualified workers" caused by arc flash is: 80%
Grain Journal expresses its appreciation to Joe Mlynek of Progressive Safety Services for providing the information, from which the questions were developed. Watch for another on-line safety quiz to be announced in the January/February issue of Grain Journal.