Clemson Agricultural Safety

Lawnmower Safety Quiz – May 2024

Questions 1. What PPE should be worn when operating a lawnmower? 2. Where should your discharge chute be pointed when mowing next to a roadway? 3. How fast can debris fly out of the chute of your lawnmower? 4. Before removing grass or debris from the deck, what should you do? 5. True or False: […]

Ag Injury News Report – May 2024

Ag Injury News Report 3/8/2024: Authorities respond to fatality ATV, tractor accident in Sheridan County 3/8/2024: 11-year-old dies in Pasquotank County after being pinned underneath an ATV 3/4/2024: 94-year-old killed in Fremont County grain bin accident 2/26/2024: Rescuers free man trapped inside Curwensville grain bin 2/26/2024: DPS investigating motorcycle and farm tractor accident 2/25/2024: Victim […]

Lawnmower Safety – May 2024

Lawnmower Safety LAWNMOWER SAFETY BASICS PPE: closed‐toed shoes, ear, and eye protection Do not pull the mower backward or mow in reverse Always turn off the mower engine when removing any grass, cleaning clogged chutes, or crossing gravel paths and road. Do not allow children to ride as passengers Use mowers with adequate lighting or […]