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September 9, 2020
Delivered on the second and fourth Wednesday each month by Grainnet Safety



NGFA Harvest Safety Week 2020 Resources


GFAI Update: Timely Tips for Keeping Employees Safe During Harvest 9/10 Read more


Man Dies in Grain Bin Engulfment in Hamlin County, SD 9/15 Read more


Rural South Dakota Man, 21, Dies After Sinking in Grain Bin 9/14 Read more

Safety Quip

Teenager Injured in Grain Auger Entanglement Near Hector, MN 9/15 Read more


Police Investigate Grain Bin Engulfment Death at Gerken's Feed and Grain in Wabasha, MN 9/17 Read more


No Injuries Reported Following Chlorine Leak at ADM Milling Co. in Cheney, WA 9/10 Read more


Hot Bearing Blamed for Conveyor Fire at Co-Alliance Grain Elevator, Goodland, IN 9/22 Read more


Grain Elevator Fire Reported at CHS Sunflowers in Grandin, ND 9/11 Read more



Ag Partners Elevator in Royal, IA Damaged by Explosion to Be Operational by Harvest 9/15 Read more


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


OSHA Issues COVID-Related Citations 9/14 Read more


OSHA Awards $11.2 Million in Susan Harwood Federal Safety and Health Training Grants 9/18 Read more


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



Osage Township Rural Fire Department in McCune, KS Receive Grain Bin Rescue Tube Donation 9/11 Read more


Canadian Agricultural Safety Association and Corteva Agriscience Canada Collaborate to Provide Grain Bin Rescue Equipment and Training to Rural Fire Departments 9/10 Read more


CASA's BeGrainSafe Program Breaks Down Dangers of Grain Bin Entrapment 9/10 Read more


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


Safety Tip of The Week ... Emergency Action Plans ... 9/23/20 9/23 Read more


Recent E-Blasts

Sudenga ... Super (11,000 BPH) and Ultra (20,000 BPH) Scoops

Argonics ... Kryptane Xtreme Liners

BinMaster ... Level Indicator Sensors, Software, and Wireless Technology

CPM ... Do You Have The CPM Advantage?

Maas Companes ... Grain Facility Auction

Gamet ... Truck Probes

KC Supply ... Gas Monitors


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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