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June 24, 2020
Delivered on the second and fourth Wednesday each month by Grainnet Safety



Webinar Recording: Lunch Box Safety Talk on Safe Entry Into Agricultural Confined Spaces ... Presented by Joe Mlynek (June 23 - 70 min.) 6/24 Read more


Nationwide Announces 41 Fire Departments to Receive Grain Rescue Tubes 6/22 Read more


Four GEAPS Members Win Grain Rescue Tubes for Local Fire Departments 6/23 Read more


OSHA Poster: Seven Steps to Correctly Wear a Respirator at Work 6/23 Read more


Read the New Federal COVID-19 Employee Rights Poster 6/22 Read more


OSHA Issues Guidance as Non-Essential Businesses Reopen, Employees Return to Work 6/18 Read more

Safety Quip

Protect Your Lungs From Airborne Hazards, Use a Respirator 6/23 Read more


North Dakota Woman, 56, Dies After Grain Bin Entrapment 6/11 Read more


North Dakota Man Dies in Grain Bin When Canola Wall Falls on Him 6/17 Read more


Authorities Identify Man Killed in Grain Bin Engulfment in in Grafton, ND 6/19 Read more


Family of Clinton, IA, Firefighter Killed in ADM Explosion Files Lawsuit 6/17 Read more



Grain Bin Destroyed By Fire Near Denison, IA 6/11 Read more


No Injuries Reported Following Fire and Likely Explosion at Grain Elevator in Liberal, KS 6/12 Read more


Ontario Grain Terminal Explosion, Fire Contained to Dust Filtration System; No Injuries Reported 6/15 Read more


Grain Handlers Union Seeks More Information in Richardson Terminal Fire in Thunder Bay, Ontario 6/17 Read more


Ag Partners in Sheldon, Iowa, to Demolish Grain Structure Damaged by Explosion Last Year 6/22 Read more


37 Grain CN Cars Derail Near Sinclair Mills, British Columbia 6/23 Read more



As More Businesses Reopen, Worker Safety, Health Remain Department of Labor Priority 6/15 Read more


Old Grain Elevator in Highview, IA, Burned Down in Fire Training Exercise 6/23 Read more


Safety Tip of The Week ... Aerial Lifts - Electrocution ... 6/15/20 6/16 Read more


Safety Tip of The Week: Fall Protection - Harness Inspection ... 6/22/20 6/24 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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