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  1. CFAES Skid Loader Safety Policy and Employee Training

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/cfaes-skid-loader-safety-policy-and-employee-training

    Skid Loaders are very powerful and versatile machines that can be dangerous if not operated correctly. The OSU College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences has developed a Skid Loader Safety Policy with equipment and training provisions to enh ...

  2. Hazard Communication Program and Globally Harmonized System (GHS)

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/osha-communications-issues-hazard-communication-standard

    Hazard Communication Program The purpose of the Hazard Communication Program (HazCom) is to ensure employees are aware of hazardous chemicals in the workplace and are provided information regarding the potential hazards associated with exposure to these c ...

  3. CFAES Shop Safety Program

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/cfaes-shop-safety-program

    It is the policy of The Ohio State University (OSU) to take precautions to eliminate hazards associated with the use of hand and power tools; and to ensure employees are properly trained to utilize these tools in a safe manner to minimize injuries related ...

  4. CFAES Employee Safety Training

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/cfaes-employee-safety-training

    Safety training for workers and enforcement of safety rules have become an increasingly important aspect of safety programs for employers. In many cases, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards explicitly require training employees ...

  5. CFAES Tractor Safety Policy and Employee Training

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/faes-tractor-safety-policy

     Tractor incidents / hazards are the number one cause of deaths and injuries in agriculture. The College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences has developed a Tractor Safety Policy with equipment   and training provisions to enhance the safety ...

  6. Injury Reporting Procedures

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/injury-reporting-procedures

    OSHA regulations require that certain types of injuries and associated information be reported and appropriate records maintained. The following procedures should be utilized in the event of any incidents resulting in injuries requiring treatment more ext ...

  7. Ag Safety and Health Community of Practice

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/fresh

    Visit the eXtension Ag Safety and Health site to learn more about agricultural safety. This site contains information from Extension educators across the country covering a wide variety of topics. Take some time to see what they have. Click here to go to ...

  8. Lab Safety: Chemical and Biological Labs

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/laboratory-safety-standard

    The purpose of this standard is to ensure employees who work in laboratories are protected from hazardous chemicals.  Chemical safety involves all phases of chemical use from procurement, storage, transportation, manipulation, decontamination and disposal ...

  9. Job Hazard Analysis

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/job-hazard-analysis

    Safety hazards are present in every workplace. To properly identify hazards and protect workers from them, a Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) should be performed. A proper JHA involves reviewing each task performed to determine where hazards exist providing reco ...

  10. Educational Resources

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/resources

    Health and safety topics can be as diverse as the agricultural industry itself. Looking for subject matter for "farm safety programs" can be a major undertaking if your focus is not carefully identified. Ag Safety STAT Newsletter- An electronic ...

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