Syngenta Corporation's THRIVE magazine cited NURSE AP Director Deb Reed, PhD, RN, MSPH, FAAOHN, in a first quarter 2014 feature article on farm safety and health. Dr. Reed will be speaking on agricultural safety and health and other issues at the 2014 National Conference of the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN), May 5-8, 2014. Look for Southeast Center representatives at these upcoming events as well:
- AgrAbility National Training Workshop, Lexington, KY; 2014 Mar 31-Apr 3.
- Governors' Safety and Health Conference, Louisville, KY; 2014 May 6-9.
- International Society for Agricultural Safety and Health (ISASH) Annual Meeting. Omaha, NE; 2014 Jun 22-26.
- Seventh International Symposium of the Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture. Safety & Health in Agricultural & Rural Populations (SHARP). Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. 2014 Oct 19–22.
Available online: The Kentucky ROPS Guide
To protect unguarded tractors with lifesaving roll bars (ROPS), farmers and technicians can easily determine ROPS retrofit availability by tractor make and model: http://www.ca.uky.edu/rops