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Health and safety professionals, farm families, and media can benefit from visiting this site. You can find: detailed fact sheets on childhood agricultural injuries, prevention strategies to assist states and communities to prevent injury to children and adolescents, guidelines for designing and building an outdoor safe play area on a farm, agritourism guidelines for health and safety, an evaluation guidebook, Spanish-language resources, an Anabaptist coloring book, and selected links for childhood agricultural safety and health.

Recommended Resources for Childhood Agricultural Safety and Health


Agritourism and Rural Recreation

Agritourism Health and Safety Guidelines for Children (2.81 MB PDF)
Agritourism Policy and Procedures Guide (484 KB PDF)
Agritourism Worksite Guide (513 KB PDF)
All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Safety (122 KB PDF)
Equestrian Safety (108 KB PDF)
Integrating Safety into Agritourism (Web site)
Rural Water Safety (148 KB PDF)

Childhood Agricultural Injury Data and Labor Regulations

2014 Childhood Agricultural Injury Fact Sheet (172 KB PDF)
Injury Among Youth on Farms 2001 (Web site)
Child Labor Requirements in Agricultural Occupations (U.S. Department of Labor, 111 KB PDF)
Fact Sheet #40: Federal Youth Employment Laws in Farm Jobs (Web site)
Proposed Changes to the Agricultural Child Labor Regulations - Presentation slides (826 KB PDF)
Proposed Changes to the Agricultural Child Labor Regulations - Fact sheet (2 MB PDF)

Childhood Agricultural Work

Benchmarking Report: Hiring and Safety Practices for Adolescent Workers in Agriculture (9.9 KB PDF)
Cultivate Safety(Web site)
North American Guidelines for Children's Agricultural Tasks (NAGCAT Web site)
North American Guidelines for Children's Agricultural Tasks: A Story of Impact (1.4 MB PDF)
Safety Guidelines for Hired Adolescent Farm Workers (6.8 MB PDF)

General Childhood Agricultural Safety

Children and Dairy Chemicals (17 MB PDF)
Cultivate Safety(Web site)
I Didn't Know ATV Campaign (Web site)
Keep Kids Away from Tractors Campaign (Web site)
Pesticides Nearby...But Staying Healthy (1.28 MB PDF)
Safety of Children in Agriculture (348 KB PDF)

Reports and National Action Plans

2013 National Children's Center Year End Annual Report (252 KB PDF)
2012 Blueprint for Protecting Children in Agriculture (7 MB PDF)
2001 Summit on Childhood Agricultural Injury Prevention (800 KB PDF)
2001 Migrant and Seasonal Hired Adolescent Farmworkers: A Plan to Improve Working Conditions (2 MB PDF)
1996 National Action Plan - Children and Agriculture: Opportunities for Safety and Health (3 MB PDF)

Play/Non-Work Related Safety

Creating Safe Play Areas on Farms (2.41 MB PDF)
Creating Safe Play Areas on Farms 2010 Mini-Edition (65 KB PDF)
Interactive Demonstrations of Safe Play Areas (1.51 MB PDF)

Spanish Language Resources

Asthma Among Household Youth on Hispanic Farm Operations (NIOSH 111 KB PDF)
Aunque Cerca...Sano (English: Pesticides Nearby...But Staying Healthy, 9.68 MB PDF)
Creacion de areas de juego seguras en granjas miniedicion (English: Creating Safe Play Areas on Farms 2010 Mini-Edition, 65 KB PDF)
Lo Que Bien Empieza...Bien Acaba (English: Pesticide Prevention During Pregnancy, 3.95 MB PDF)

Other

Agricultural Safety and Health Workshops for Journalists: Strategies That Work (1.34 MB PDF)
Evaluation Guidebook for Community Youth Safety Programs (2.18 MB PDF)
Farm Safety Stories for Anabaptist Families (2421 KB PDF)
Media Guidelines (2.68 MB PDF) Media Guidelines (French version 2 MB PDF)
NIOSH Centers for Agricultural Disease and Injury Research, Education and Prevention Fact Sheet (3.96 MB PDF)

Links - by visiting these sites you can learn more about childhood agricultural safety and health

Childhood Agricultural Safety Network (CASN) - includes safety campaign materials http://www.childagsafety.org

Farm and Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice (CoP) - to access a group of agricultural health and safety professionals working together to provide easy access to agricultural health and safety information to the general public. http://www.extension.org/

National Agriculture Safety Database (NASD) - to access resources of other organizations http://www.nasdonline.org/index.html

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) - to find information and programs http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/childag/

Adult Worker Resources

Can be found at: http://www.marshfieldclinic.org/nfmcadultresources/

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