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2015 Pennsylvania Farm Fatal Injury Summary 2015 Pennsylvania Farm Fatal Injury Summary - Articles

2015 Pennsylvania Farm Fatal Injury Summary

Douglas Schaufler, Ph.D., P.E.

Annual summaries of farm fatalities help identify hazards and risks associated with production agriculture. More
2010-2014 Pennsylvania Farm Fatalities Summary 2010-2014 Pennsylvania Farm Fatalities Summary - Articles

2010-2014 Pennsylvania Farm Fatalities Summary

Douglas Schaufler, Ph.D., P.E.

Summaries of farm fatalities and crash incidents involving farm vehicles help to identify hazards and risks associated with production agriculture. More
SAY Clearinghouse: Aligns with AFRN CS.03, AS.02 and PS.03.
Manure Pit/Silo Hazards with Balloons and Role Playing Exercise - Articles Articles
Aligns with the following AFNR Standard(s): CS.03, AS.02, and PS.03: Low Alignment. More
Evaluation for Hazards of Flowing Grain
Evaluation for Hazards of Flowing Grain - Articles Articles
Evaluation Questions for the hazards of flowing grain demonstration. More
Evaluation for Manure Pit/Silo Hazards with Role Playing Exercise
Evaluation for Manure Pit/Silo Hazards with Role Playing Exercise - Articles Articles
Evaluation Questions for the manure pit and silo hazards demonstration. More
SAY Clearinghouse: Aligns with AFRN CS.03, PS.03 and PST.02.
Hazards of Flowing Grain - Demonstration - Articles Articles
Aligns with the following AFNR Standard(s): CS.03, PS.03, and PST.02. More
Flow Grain Demo
Table Top Flowing Grain Hazards Demonstration - Articles Articles
Demo offers an understanding on how flowing grain causes grain bin entrapments. Discussion on prevention of entrapment and first‐on‐the scene emergency response. More
Hazards of Flowing Grain Demonstrations
Hazards of Flowing Grain Demonstrations - Articles Articles
The objective of the demonstration is to illustrate how grain flows in storage structures and transport vehicles, the hazards of flowing grain, and rescue procedures for freeing an entrapped victim. More
Silo Fire Decision Trees
Silo Fire Decision Trees - Articles Articles

Silo Fire Decision Trees

Davis E. Hill

Decision trees and recommendations for firefighters to address silo fires. More
Figura 1. Sistema de almacenamiento de granos.
Peligros del Flujo de Granos - Articles Articles

Peligros del Flujo de Granos

Davis E. Hill, Dennis Murphy, Ph.D.

Hoja Informativa sobre Peligros del Flujo de Granos. More
Silo Gases - the Hidden Danger
Silo Gases - the Hidden Danger - Articles Articles

Silo Gases - the Hidden Danger

Dennis Murphy, Ph.D.

Silo gas is formed by the natural fermentation of chopped silage shortly after it is placed in the silo. More
Silo Filling Safety
Silo Filling Safety - Articles Articles

Silo Filling Safety

Dennis Murphy, Ph.D.

Few farming operations provide as many different opportunities for accidents to happen as filling the silo. More
Introduction to Grain Elevator and Feed Mill Fires
Introduction to Grain Elevator and Feed Mill Fires - Articles Articles
This training is designed to teach emergency responders the importance of preplanning for fires and other emergencies involving grain elevators and feed mills. More
Horizontal Silo Safety
Horizontal Silo Safety - Articles Articles

Horizontal Silo Safety

Dennis Murphy, Ph.D., William Harshman

This article addresses safety hazards and precautions for horizontal silos, particularly bunker silos. More
Gases Del Silo - Un Peligro Escondido
Gases Del Silo - Un Peligro Escondido - Articles Articles
Hoja Informativa sobre Gases Del Silo - Un Peligro Escondido More
Farm Respiratory Protection
Farm Respiratory Protection - Articles Articles

Farm Respiratory Protection

Dennis Murphy, Ph.D., William Harshman

Farming is filled with respiratory hazards such as pesticide vapors, dusty fields, dangerous hydrogen sulfide accumulations in manure pits and pump sumps. More
Children and Safety on the Farm
Children and Safety on the Farm - Articles Articles

Children and Safety on the Farm

Dennis Murphy, Ph.D.

Traditionally, farming is a family affair, but there are risks involved in farm labor. More
A Summary of Laws and Regulations Affecting Agriculture
A Summary of Laws and Regulations Affecting Agriculture - Articles Articles
An explanation of pertinent parts of laws and regulations that affect agricultural machinery use in Pennsylvania. More
Managing Silage Effluent
Managing Silage Effluent - Articles Articles
No matter our best efforts to harvest at the correct moisture and in a timely fashion, effluent happens. More