November 15, 2013
Agricultural safety videos are now one click away on the new U.S. Agricultural Safety and Health Centers YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/USagCenters
. The channel is a joint project of the 10 agricultural centers funded by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.
Current video topics include respiratory protection, livestock safety, tractor and machinery safety, child development, emergency response, grain safety, pesticide safety, heat illness prevention, ladder safety and hearing protection. New additional will be uploaded regularly.
Extension agents and educators, agricultural science teachers, producers/owner/operators, first responders and agricultural families may all find value in the videos, said project leader Amanda Wickman, Southwest Center for Agricultural Health, Injury Prevention and Education (Texas).