Farm Machinery Safety Workshop
According to the U.S. Ag Census, the leading sources of fatal injuries to youth on U.S. farms are accidents involving machinery (23%), motor vehicles (includes ATVs; 19%), and drowning (16%). Many of these accidents can be prevented with adequate safety education.
This course will cover:
1.General Farm/Ranch Safety Overview
2.Tractor Component Basics
3.Tractor Pre-Operational Procedures
4.Tractor Operation Basics
6.Other Self-Propelled Agricultural Equipment
7.Operating Tractors and Other Self-Propelled Agricultural Equipment on Public Roadways
8.Safely Maintaining and Repairing Agricultural Equipment
9.ATV/Utility Vehicle Safety
10.General Farm and Ranch Hazards
11.First Aid and Emergencies
12.Tractor Operation Performance Skills
Individuals in all counties are eligible to attend the training. Certification can be obtained for students 13 years of age and above.
WSU Puyallup Research and Extension Center (View)
2606 W Pioneer Way
Puyallup, WA 98371
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|Minimum Age: 13|
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
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noncompliance may be reported through your local Extension office or to the WSU Center for Human Rights.