Tag Archives: farm safety

NEW SAFETY PROGRAM AIMS TO PREVENT FARMING ACCIDENTS

This is Canadian Agricultural Safety Week – a time to focus on the industry that is one of the most dangerous in Manitoba. Not only producers, but their employees and their families have been affected by farming accidents – and …


Junior Hockey helps promote SAFE farms

SAFE Work Manitoba has partnered with the Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) to promote safety and health in the agricultural sector. A SAFE Farms contest will run this January and February. “We are building on our success from last year’s …


Ag Safety Week March 10-16

 Agriculture Safety and Health Week in Manitoba Highlights the Importance of Developing and Implementing a Farm Safety and Health Plan One of the main goals of Farm Safety Week is to prevent or reduce occupational injuries and illness through awareness …


Producers needed for farm survey

The Centre for Education and Work (CEW) is working on a project to develop web and smart phone farm safety resources to be used in conjunction with existing farm safety programs. Producers can help by: –       volunteering to participate in a …