Safety Tips

 Child Safety on the Farm:

Tractor Safety:

All Terrain Vehicles:

Grain Storage Safety:

Chemical Safety:

Livestock Safety:

Electrical Safety:

Fire Safety:

         Install smoke alarms on every level of your home so that family members can hear them wherever they are.

         Never disconnect smoke alarms or take out the batteries.

         Keep combustible materials, such as kitchen towels and newspapers, away from heat sources, such as candles, burners and portable heaters.

         In case of fire, leave your home immediately. Donít try to save anything. Call the fire department from a neighborís house.

Lawn Mower Safety:

         Wear appropriate clothes.

         Never point the discharge chute at anyone.

         Never leave a running mower unattended.

         Make sure other people, especially children, are out of the area.

For more information:

National Safety Council Agriculture Division
National Fire Protection Association