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November 24, 2021
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Nationwide Grain Bin Safety Week ... Feb. 20-26 ... Nominate Your Fire Department Contest Applications Due by April 30 1/12 Read more


Midwest Ag Safety Director's Leadership Conference ... Jan. 4-6 ... Council Bluffs, IA 11/24 Read more


Grain & Feed Association of Illinois Presents 'Safe Grain Handling Operations' Course ... Dec. 7-8 in Bloomington, IL 11/17 Read more


Biden Administration Asks Appeals Court to Reinstate Employer Vaccine-Or-Test Mandate 11/24 Read more


Man Dies in Grain Bin Entrapment Near Morden, Manitoba 11/19 Read more


Register Now For Free, Virtual Stand Up For Grain Safety Week Events... April 4-8 3/25 Read more


Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act Also Funds Safety, Research and Enables Younger Truck Drivers 11/18 Read more


Person Taken to Hospital After Machinery Incident at Pennington Seed in Sidney, NE 11/18 Read more


Mississippi Man, 55, Dies in Grain Bin Engulfment 11/22 Read more


Manitoba Grain Bin Engulfment Claims Pembina Valley Farmer's Life 11/22 Read more



U.S. Department of Labor Reminds Employers to Ensure Worker Safety During Holiday Season 11/22 Read more


OSHA QuickTakes (Nov. 16): Douglas Parker to Lead OSHA; Emphasizing Electrical Safety 11/17 Read more


Conn Maciel Carey: Challenges to OSHA's COVID-19 ETS Consolidated in U.S. Sixth Circuit Court 11/17 Read more


NGFA Seeks More Flexibility Under COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard 11/12 Read more


New Online Portal Simplifies Application Process For OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Programs 11/22 Read more


Grain Elevator Coworkers in Superior, NE Didn’t Know Gunman Had Been Fired 11/11 Read more



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NGFA Guidance for Sweep Auger Operations in Grain Bins

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OSHA Suggestions on Bin Entry and Preventing Dust Explosions

OSHA Inspection Checklist/Handy Desk Reference Guide

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Rail Safety Video

Grain Handling Safety Coalition

"Your Safety Matters" Training Video

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

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OHSA Injury and Illness Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements

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