Higher Education

Farm and Ranch Safety Management, 1st Edition

  • Stan Anthony Colorado Department of Labor and Employment, Denver, CO
  • ISBN-10: 0827365373  |  ISBN-13: 9780827365377
  • 144 Pages
  • © 1995 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $93.00



A practical guide for reducing agricultural accidents. Contains everything needed to implement an effective safety program for any farming or ranching business.(Safety programs, farm safety, ranch safety, reference tool)

Features and Benefits

  • Details procedures and techniques for reducing accidents and injuries
  • Reveals how effective safety programs ultimately increase both productivity and profits for farmers, ranchers, and industry
  • Shows readers exactly how to implement effective safety programs, regardless of the size of the farm or ranch
  • Uses a "real world" focus - throughout the book, techniques are illustrated with the safety programs at a real company.

Table of Contents

Introduction. Basic Safety Guidelines. Making Safety Pay. General Agricultural Hazards. Machinery and Power Equipment Hazards. Materials Handling. Environmental. Insurance. Risk Management. Conclusion. Appendix A: Listing of Safety Consultation Offices. Appendix B: Safety Inspection Checklist. Appendix C: Sources of Safety Assistance. Appendix D: Agricultural Safety Rules. Appendix E: Hazardous Communications Program. Appendix F: Claims Management Procedures.