Agricultural safety

Tractor in field

Resources on agricultural safety topics.



Spotlights

2 boys with cowboy hats: Copyright iStock Photos National Education Center for Agricultural Safety

National Safety Council.

Celebrate National Farm Safety and Health Week  September 16-22, 2012.  "Raise awareness of safety issues in rural communities."


National Center for Farmworker Health

National Center for Farmworker Health

Mission is "to improve the health status of farmworker families through appropriate application of human, technical, and information resources."


National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety

Marshfield Clinic.

..."strives to enhance the health and safety of all children exposed to hazards associated with agricultural work and rural environments."


National Agricultural Safety Database

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.

"The information contained in NASD was contributed by safety professionals and organizations from across the nation."


Toxicology Data Network - TOXNET

DHHS. NIH. United States National Library of Medicine.

TOXNET
ToxNet is a cluster of databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, and related areas from the U.S. National Library of Medicine.


2009 Fact Sheet for Childhood Agricultural Injuries (PDF | 71.13 KB)

National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety. Marshfield Clinic.

Provides statistics on injuries and references for the information provided.


Agricultural Safety Fact Sheets

National Safety Council.


Man on horse herding cattle on range Agricultural Safety and Health Program

Ohio State University.

"A nationally recognized center of excellence for educational extension programming and agricultural safety and health research."