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  1. CDL Update

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/cdl-update

    equipment used to raise crops within 150 miles of his/her farm. If hauling further than that or going to ... USDOT# and log. Livestock going to market are exempt 150 miles from the farm and 150 miles from the ... commodities or equipment. Private for-hire vehicles between 10,001-26,000lbs do not require a CDL but you must ...

  2. Roadway Safety During Crop Scouting Activities

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/roadway-safety-during-crop-scouting-activities

    parking on the roadway, do your best to pull completely off the roadway. Park in high visibility areas ...

  3. Winter’s Indoor Risk: Carbon Monoxide

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/winter%E2%80%99s-indoor-risk-carbon-monoxide

    Sabrina Schirtzinger, ANR Educator Knox County With colder temperatures we tend to spend more time indoors. For some winter may be when you clean up your shop/garage, finish a project or start a new one. Carbon Monoxide poisoning is a concern when you are ...

  4. Safe Equipment Operation During the Winter

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/safe-equipment-operation-during-winter

    exiting motorized farm equipment- This can be a potential hazard year-round but during the winter the risk ... increase risks of roadway incidents. Make sure all hazard flashers, lights, and the slow moving vehicle ... line freezing or gelling. Proper lubrication of universal joints and high wear areas is also critical ...

  5. Grain Bin Safety Week: Safety Assessment Questions

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/grain-bin-safety-week-safety-assessment

    Below you will find a list of questions to consider that should help you assess the preparedness level ...

  6. On Thin Ice? Ice Safety Tips for Outdoor Activities

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/thin-ice-ice-safety-tips-outdoor-activities

    does one measure the thickness of ice? First, use an ice pick, axe, hatchet, an ice testing pole, or ... 100-150 feet) to ensure safety. Additional safety guidelines include wearing a life-vest or inflatable ...

  7. Manure Pit Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/manure-pit-safety

    2 to 20 ppm will cause symptoms of nausea, headache, and dizziness.  H 2 S levels greater than 100 ppm ... communication helps reduce the risk and keep everyone safe. Manure pit gases are the biggest concern for health ... storage, can be toxic to both humans and livestock.  Hydrogen sulfide (H 2 S) gas is the biggest risk and ...

  8. Working in Cold Temperatures

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/working-cold-temperatures

    also affect a person’s susceptibility to cold temperatures such as getting wet, exhaustion, high blood ...

  9. The Thriving Farmer – Information to Help Farmers and Their Families Make Healthful Choices

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/thriving-farmer-%E2%80%93-information-help-farmers-and

    you work hard. During a 10-15-hour workday, you will burn between 2,500 and 6,750 calories ... sandwiches made with whole grain bread may help lower your risks of health problems, such as heart disease, ...

  10. Think Differently: A Path Toward Tranquility

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/think-differently-path-toward-tranquility

    inconvenience.  Rational statements liberate your brain to devise solutions. Let’s take a test drive: Imagine ...

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