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Penn State Farm Safety Team is encouraging you to participate in the 2018 National Farm Safety Week. More
Small Engine Workshop
Small Engine Workshop - Workshops Workshops
Learn about small gasoline engine uses, operations, and maintenance. The workshop will focus on maintenance and troubleshooting typical problems of engine operation for small gasoline engines. More
SAY Clearinghouse: Aligns with AFRN CS.03, AS.02, PS.03 and PST.02.
Immigrant Dairy Worker Health and Safety - Articles Articles
Aligns with the following AFNR standard(s): CS.03, AS.02, PS.03 and PST.02. This curriculum was developed by the Migrant Clinicians Network. More
Journal of Agromedicine “Leader in the Field” 2018: Dennis J. Murphy, PhD
Journal of Agromedicine “Leader in the Field” 2018: Dennis J. Murphy, PhD - News News
As a leader in agricultural safety and health, we can’t imagine anyone is more widely respected and deserving of this award than Dr. Dennis Murphy." By Barbara C. Lee PhD, Senior Associate Editor More
Researcher Aims to Limit Technology-based Distractions Researcher Aims to Limit Technology-based Distractions - News
Serap Gorucu, researcher at PSU, recently discussed youth ag safety at the “Technology-based Distractions in Farming Youth” seminar December 6 at Marshfield Clinic Research Institute. More
Es muy importante siempre mantener y operar sus tractores y otra maquinaria agrícola, con cuidado para tu vida y aquellos que lo rodean. Siempre estar alerta y preparados para responder.
Programa sobre la Seguridad y la Salud en la Agricultura - Articles Articles
¿Está usted cumpliendo con los requerimientos de OSHA para la agricultura? More
Mantenimiento Preventivo y Chequeos de Pre-operación
Mantenimiento Preventivo y Chequeos de Pre-operación - Articles Articles
¿Es usted un operador responsable de maquinaria agrícola? Lea esta lista de verificación para evaluar su capacidad de manejo de la maquinaria. More
Orchard Pruning - Safety Tips
Orchard Pruning - Safety Tips - Articles Articles
After a busy harvest season, there are still several jobs to be done and one of those important jobs is pruning. More
Michael Pate has been named Nationwide Insurance Associate Professor of Agricultural Safety and Health in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences
Pate named Nationwide Insurance Associate Professor of Agricultural Safety - News News
Michael Pate has been appointed Nationwide Insurance Associate Professor of Agricultural Safety and Health in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences. More
Photo credit: John Tyson
Farm Safety Reminders - Articles Articles

Farm Safety Reminders

John Tyson

The best piece of safety equipment is the one between your ears. A reminder to think before you act as we head into a busy harvest season. More
National Safe Tractor and Machinery Operation Program (NSTMOP) Instructor Training
National Safe Tractor and Machinery Operation Program (NSTMOP) Instructor Training - Online Courses Online Courses
$39.00
In this online tractor safety course, you will become certified to teach and organize the National Safe Tractor and Machinery Operation Program. More
Tabletop Demonstrations
Tabletop Demonstrations - Videos Videos
Learn about the our Ag Safety demonstrations and lesson plans that are available to educators. These demos are an excellent teaching tool for youth and adults about Ag Safety on the farm. More
2017 Childhood Agricultural Injuries Fact Sheet released
2017 Childhood Agricultural Injuries Fact Sheet released - News News
Every three days, a child dies in an agriculture-related incident More
A Guide to Teaching Safe Tractor Operation
A Guide to Teaching Safe Tractor Operation - Articles Articles
This manual is designed to assist agricultural producers, employers, and other experiences operators organize and conduct a hands-on safe tractor driving workshop. More
Source: Rick Obst, via Flickr https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/
Living on a Few Acres - Workshops Workshops
The Living on a Few Acres program is designed to provide individuals interested in beginning or improving upon an existing, small-scale agricultural operation. 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
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
Big Spring FFA
2017 Farm Safety and Health Quiz Bowl Finals - News News
At the Finals, FFA chapters and 4-H clubs throughout the state tested their knowledge during the final round of competition at the 2017 PA Farm Show. More
Biomass Harvesting in Winter Conditions
Biomass Harvesting in Winter Conditions - Videos Videos
Video: Harvesting in winter conditions can present new challenges for farmers. This video introduces safety concerns associated with harvesting biomass crops in winter conditions. More
SAY Clearinghouse: Aligns with AFRN CS.03 and PST.02
Blind Spots and Peripheral Vision Demonstrations - Articles Articles
Aligns with the following AFNR Standard(s): CS.03 and PST.02: Low Alignment More
SAY Clearinghouse: Aligns with AFRN CS.03 and PST.02
Power Take-Off Safety Demonstration Option 2: Full-size Tractor with Tyvek Dummy - Articles Articles
Aligns with the following AFNR Standard(s): CS.03 and PST.02. More
Evaluation for Power Take-Off Safety Demonstration Option 2 Evaluation for Power Take-Off Safety Demonstration Option 2 - Articles
Evaluation questions for PTO safety demonstration. More
SAY Clearinghouse: Aligns with AFRN CS.03 and PST.02
Power Take-Off Safety Demonstration Option 1: Walterscheid Tabletop PTO - Articles Articles
Aligns with the following AFNR Standard(s): CS.03 and PST.02. More
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