National Farm Safety and Health Week
Join us this week as we recognize the National Farm Safety and Health week. This annual commemoration is celebrated on September 17-23, 2017 with Monday focusing on tractor safety, Tuesday on farmer health, Wednesday on child/youth health and safety, Thursday on confined spaces in agriculture, and Friday on rural roadway safety. Many organizations and agencies are providing resources to inform and educate about health in safety in agriculture. AgriSafe is having daily webinars to educate on various safety topics in agriculture (http://www.agrisafe.org/nfshweek2017). The U.S. Agricultural Safety and Health Centers have a posted 100 safety and health videos related to agriculture, forestry, and fishery (https://www.youtube.com/user/USagCenters). The National Education Center for Agricultural Safety (NECAS) has resources and information on their page specific to each day (http://www.necasag.org/nationalfarmsafetyandhealthweek/). And do not forget to join us as we have started a collaborative Wikipedia page to inform the public about National Farm Safety and Health week (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Farm_Safety_%26_Health_Week).
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CalAgrAbility is part of a network of AgrAbility Projects funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Institute on Food and Agriculture (Project No. CA-D-BAE-2271-OG).