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Gear Up for Ag Health and Safety Training

9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Keim Hall Room: 150
1825 N 38th St
Lincoln NE 68503
Additional Info: KEIM
Target Audiences:
Jennifer Weisbrod, (402) 472-1632,
Monday, Nov. 28 in 150 Keim Hall on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln East Campus.

Training is free and will be offered from 9 a.m. to noon and then again from 1 to 4 p.m.

Topics covered include proper personal protective equipment use and care, safe use of machinery and ATVs, eye and hearing safety, respiratory health and protection, illnesses, reducing pesticide exposures, livestock safety, preventing zoonosis and antimicrobial resistance, heat illness and sun safety, cold weather safety, stress and mental health, and preparing and health and safety plans.

This is an interactive program resulting in customized trainings that deliver an ag health and safety message related to exposures at work and home.

Attendees will receive free personal protective equipment including N95 filtering facepiece respirator, safety glasses, hearing protection, chemical gloves and a sun safe hat.

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This event is sponsored by the Ag Health & Safety Alliance and Health, and the university.

For more information contact Jennifer Weisbrod, assistant extension educator, at 402-472-1632 or

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This event originated in Agronomy and Horticulture.