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September 9, 2020
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NGFA Harvest Safety Week 2020 Resources


GEAPS Cornbelt Chapter Webinar Recording: Top-Ten Tips For Pre-Harvest Safety ... Presented by John Lee (Aug. 26 - 43 min.) 8/26 Read more


Grain Talk Podcast: NGFA's Jess McCluer Previews Harvest Safety Week 2020 (6:13) 8/31 Read more


Slideshow: Slips, Trips, and Falls 8/31 Read more

Safety Quip

Grain Talk Podcast: Consultant Doug Fletcher on OSHA Compliance, Safety Culture (39 min) 8/31 Read more


NGFA Video: Combustible Dust Safety (8:01) 9/03 Read more


NGFA Safety Tip: Bin Site Entanglement Hazards 9/02 Read more


Safety Tip: Vehicle Struck-By 8/31 Read more


Safety Tip: Shuttle Loading and Rail Safety 8/31 Read more



13-Year-Old Boy Dies After Falling Off Grain Bin at Frenchman Valley Coop in Chappell, NE 8/28 Read more


Man Rescued From Grain Bin Entrapment in Royalton, MN 9/02 Read more


Grain Bin Fire Reported Near Morris, IL 9/01 Read more


Smoldering Fire Ignites at McCoy Grain Terminal in Roaslia, WA 9/04 Read more


Video: Grain Dust Explosion Damages Ag Partners LLC Grain Elevator in Royal, IA 8/27 Read more


Royal, IA Farmers Say Explosion at Ag Partners Elevator May Slow Harvest 8/28 Read more


Michigan Agri-Business Association President Lippstreu Says Harvest Safety Begins With Five Minutes 9/08 Read more


McCoy Grain Terminal Near Rosalia, ID Operational Following Aug. 29 Fire 9/08 Read more



Safety Made Simple Blog: Incident Analysis "The Five Whys" 9/01 Read more


Power Line Safety During Harvest Event to be Held in York, NE 9/08 Read more


IN Farmers Face Increased Risk For Grain Bin Deaths Following 2019 Conditions 9/02 Read more


Farmers Should Be Aware of Mental Fatigue This Harvest 9/08 Read more


Eight Grain System Preparations to Check Before Harvest 9/01 Read more


River Valley Cooperative, Davenport, IA Updates Derecho Impact on Facilities 9/04 Read more


Canadian Agricultural Safety Association and G3 to Donate $25,000 of Grain Rescue Equipment to Rural Alberta Fire Departments 8/28 Read more


BeGrainSafe Firefighter Grain Entapment Rescue Training Held For Greenview, Alberta Fire Departments (Canada) 9/08 Read more


Safety Tip of The Week ...  Harvest Protection: PPE ... 9/8/20 9/08 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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