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November 13, 2019
Delivered on the second and fourth Wednesday each month by Grainnet Safety



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Win $100 ... Enter Grain Journal's Online Safety Contest! Sponsored by AGI-CMC 11/12 Read more


AgriSphere Webinar Recording: When OSHA Visits ... Presented by Cindy Pauley (Nov. 12 - 60 min.) 11/12 Read more


Webinar Recording: Lunch Box Safety Talk on Next Level Safety: Near Miss/Job Safety Analysis ... Presented by Joe Mlynek (Nov. 5 - 68 min.) 11/06 Read more


NGFA and OSHA to Host 2020 Stand Up For Grain Safety Week ... April 13-17 11/07 Read more


Man Dies Following Grain Bin Entrapment in Van Orin, IL 10/29 Read more


Man Dies Following Grain Bin Engulfment in Florence County, SC 11/05 Read more

Safety Quip

Man Dies in Grain Auger Incident in Cherokee County, AL 10/31 Read more


Man Injured in Farm Equipment Accident in Clinton County, IA 10/28 Read more


Fire Extinguished at ADM Grain Elevator in Parr, IL 11/06 Read more


Grain Bin in Adams County, IL Continues to Smolder and Flare One Week After Fire 10/30 Read more


Overheated Grain Dryer Causes Fire in Blanchard, ND 11/05 Read more


Grain Storage Building Fire Reported at Kingsbury Elevator in La Porte County, IN 11/05 Read more



Grain Dryer Fire Reported in Albion, WI 10/29 Read more


IL Farmers Warn of Grain Bin Fire Risks 10/29 Read more


Seven WI Fire Departments Receive Grain Bin Rescue Training 10/30 Read more


Safety Made Simple Online Training's Safety Scoop: November 2019 11/05 Read more


Grain Bin Fire Reported in Darke County, OH 11/11 Read more


Fire Reported at Midwest Grain and Barge in Scott City, MO 11/07 Read more


Grain Dryer Fire Reported in Fitchburg, WI 11/06 Read more


Grain Dryer Fire Reported at Sunrise Cooperative Inc. in South Charleston, OH 11/06 Read more


Fire Reported at Cargill Soybean Plant in Sioux City, IA 10/31 Read more


Sukup Bin Sales Director John Hanig Discusses Grain Bin and Auger Safety 11/05 Read more


Editorial: During Harvest, Make Safety Your Priority 10/28 Read more



Wayne Township, IN Fire Department Receives Grain Bin Rescue Training 10/25 Read more


Clinton, IA Fire Department Dedicates New Ladder Truck to Firefighter Killed While Responding to Explosion at Grain Processing Facility in January 10/24 Read more


Safety Tip of The Week ... Confined Space Entry - Ventilation ... 11/11/19 11/11 Read more


Safety Tip of The Week ... Safe Harvest Strategies ... 10/28/19 10/28 Read more


Safety Tip of The Week ... Housekeeping: Grain Handling ... 11/4/19 11/04 Read more


Safety E-News Archives

Safety Tip of the Week Archives

Conn Maciel Carey: OSHA Defense Report

GEAPS Webinar Series

NGFA Safety Tip: Hand Tool Safety

NGFA Safety Tip: Lifting, Rigging, and Hoisting

NGFA Guidance for Sweep Auger Operations in Grain Bins

NGFA Facility Risk-Assessment and Security Guide

OSHA Suggestions on Bin Entry and Preventing Dust Explosions

OSHA Inspection Checklist/Handy Desk Reference Guide

OSHA Injury & Illness Recordkeeping Checklist

Rail Safety Video

Grain Handling Safety Coalition

"Your Safety Matters" Training Video

Don't Go With The Flow...Safe Bin Entry

Farm Grain Bin Safety Video

OHSA Injury and Illness Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements

OSHA Regional & Area Offices

Safety Signs

OSHA Small Business Handbook


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