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January 22, 2020
Delivered on the second and fourth Wednesday each month by Grainnet Safety

GEAPS Webinar Recording: Top Hazards in The Grain Industry ... Presented by Joe Mlynek (Jan. 14 - 65 min.) 1/14 Read more


OSHA Cites The Andersons Inc. in July Grain Bin Engulfment That Killed Two; Proposes $291,716 Penalty 1/17 Read more


Man Airlifted to Hospital After Arm Caught in Grain Auger in Colrain, MA 1/10 Read more


Man Rescued From Grain Bin Entrapment in Starke County, IN 1/15 Read more


One Dead, One Rescued in Grain Bin Accident in Kankakee County, IL 1/09 Read more


Additional Details Emerge on Fatal Grain Bin Accident in Grant Park, IL 1/10 Read more


Two Fatal Grain Bin Accidents Reported in Midwest This Week 1/10 Read more


NE Farmer Back to Work Following 2019 Grain Auger Incident 1/13 Read more



Grain Dryer Fire Reported at CHS Plant in Grandin, ND 1/13 Read more


Grain Dryer Fire Reported in Ross, ND 1/10 Read more


U.S. Department of Labor Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 1/22 Read more


OSHA Adjusts Penalty Amounts For 2020 to Reflect Inflation 1/16 Read more


OSHA 300 Logs Must Be Completed and Posted From Feb. 1 - April 30 1/21 Read more


National Education Center For Agricultural Safety Reports High Moisture Content in U.S. Grain May Lead to Safety Concerns 1/14 Read more

Safety Quip

Mother Who Lost Son in Grain Bin Accident Pushes For Legislative Changes to Prevent Further Farm Deaths 1/13 Read more


Virginia Farm Bureau Federation Urges Farmers to Follow Grain Bin Safety Rules 1/13 Read more


Industrial Safety Donates Grain Bin Rescue Equipment to Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College 1/16 Read more


Montrose, MO Fire Department Receives Turtle-Tube Grain Rescue Sleeve Donation 1/09 Read more


Editorial: MN Should Create Fund to Prevent Grain Bin Accidents 1/15 Read more


Agricultural Safety and Health Council of American Announces Leadership Honorees 1/20 Read more


Upcoming Conn Maciel Carey Webinar: OSHA's 2019 in Review and 2020 Forecast ... Jan. 23 at 12 p.m. CT 1/09 Read more



2020 Winter Ag & Construction Expo to Feature Grain Bin Safety and Rescue 1/14 Read more


SILO Film to be Shown in Bureau County, IL ... Feb. 24 1/09 Read more


Kickapoo Township, KS Volunteer Fire Department to Host Free Screening of "Silo" Film 1/21 Read more


Safety Tip of The Week ... Protect Your Eyes and Face From Chemicals ... 1/13/20 1/13 Read more


Safety Tip of The Week ... Electrical Safety: The Freezing Effect ... 1/20/20 1/20 Read more


Safety E-News Archives

Safety Tip of the Week Archives

Conn Maciel Carey: OSHA Defense Report

GEAPS Webinar Series

NGFA Safety Tip: Hand Tool Safety

NGFA Safety Tip: Lifting, Rigging, and Hoisting

NGFA Guidance for Sweep Auger Operations in Grain Bins

NGFA Facility Risk-Assessment and Security Guide

OSHA Suggestions on Bin Entry and Preventing Dust Explosions

OSHA Inspection Checklist/Handy Desk Reference Guide

OSHA Injury & Illness Recordkeeping Checklist

Rail Safety Video

Grain Handling Safety Coalition

"Your Safety Matters" Training Video

Don't Go With The Flow...Safe Bin Entry

Farm Grain Bin Safety Video

OHSA Injury and Illness Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements

OSHA Regional & Area Offices

Safety Signs

OSHA Small Business Handbook


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