National Farm Safety and Health Week 2017


AgriSafe hosted a daily webinar in recognition of National Farm Safety and Health Week. 

Recordings were free and open to the public through October 13th. They have now been moved to our member library. Don't forget to check out our membership options and extensive webinar recording library.

AgriSafe gratefully acknowledges the generous support of the CHS Foundation during National Farm Safety and Health Week.






Monday Sept 18

  Staying Cool In Your Region’s Heat: How to identify, manage and reduce heat illnesses and sun exposure   Jessica Wilburn, RN MSN
NC Agromedicine Institute

Tuesday Sept 19

  Respiratory Protection and On-Farm Fit Testing for Agricultural Workers


Anna Meyerhoff & Melissa Horsman
The New York Center for Agricultural Medicine & Health / Northeast Center for Occupational Health and Safety - Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (NYCAMH/NEC)

Wednesday Sept 20

  Children and Youth: Living, working and playing safely on farms  

Marsha Salswedel, M.S.
National Children’s Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety

Thursday Sept 21

  Addressing the Epidemic of ATV Injuries and Deaths: Safety Training Materials and Educational Demonstrations  

Aaron Yoder, PhD, and Ellen Duysen, MPH
Central States Center for Agricultural Safety and Health

Sept 22

  Prevention Strategies to Reduce Respiratory Exposures and Illnesses in Agricultural  

Carolyn Sheridan, RN, BSN
AgriSafe Network