Safety Training for Farm Families being offered March 20, 2015 from Noon – 3 PM @ the Frankenmuth Bean & Beet Research Farm on Reese Rd.

Please join us and your farm neighbors during this “working lunch” as we look at ways to reduce the number of injuries & fatalities that happen too frequently ON-Farms.

This session will focus on the following:

  • Best practices to reduce risks & hazards ON-Farms
  • Building effective safety & health management programs
  • Using Hazard Assessments to identify work-site hazards
  • Establishing Safety Policies & Procedures
  • Preventing and controlling Hazards & Risks
  • Educating & Training Employees
  • Creating farm safety management plans

 

Demonstrations will also be shared on:

  • How leaks in high pressure hydraulic lines can penetrate your body with devastating effects
  • Conducting a simulation of the PTO shaft / human interaction.

 

Please contact any of the following people to pre-register for this Safety Training during this “working lunch” at the Bean & Beet Research Farm with either:

___ Heather Middleton: Middle72@msu.edu / 989-672-3870

___ Joan Marie Weiss: weissfarm@hotmail.com / 989-652 -8748   – and/or-

___ Wayne Bauer : wayne.bauer@starofthewest.com / 989-652-7026