Agricultural Safety

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Resources on agricultural safety topics including children and farmworkers.

National Center for Farmworker Health

Mission is "to improve the health status of farmworker families through appropriate application of human, technical, and information resources."

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.

"The information contained in NASD was contributed by safety professionals and organizations from across the nation."

Marshfield Clinic.

..."strives to enhance the health and safety of all children exposed to hazards associated with agricultural work and rural environments."

Northeast Iowa Community College and the National Safety Council.

National Education Center for Agricultural Safety, "is the only organization with hands-on farm equipment safety training center. The facility also houses classrooms and a library and resource center." It also has information on National Farm Safety and Health Week which is in September of each year.