Information on personal safety when dealing with turfgrass, including first aid for pesticide poisoning, becoming familiar with heat illness symptoms and noise-induced hearing loss.
Peter Landschoot, Ph.D.
The condition of a playing field is not only of aesthetic importance, but it also may affect play and player safety. More
Immediate and appropriate action, such as providing first aid, may be necessary to prevent serious injury to a victim of pesticide poisoning. The situation can be a life-or-death matter. More
When summer temperatures climb, it is extremely important that employers and workers become familiar with the signs, symptoms, and dangers of heat illness. More
Dennis Murphy, Ph.D., William Harshman
Studies suggest that lengthy exposure to typical noises on farms can result in noise induced hearing loss to farmers of all ages, including teenagers. More