Posted by: Chelsea Hampton | September 20, 2012

Agricultural Health & Safety Trivia II

As previously mentioned in the last post, ranching and farming are some of the most dangerous occupations – which is why every year we observe National Farm Safety and Health Week! The health and wellbeing of agricultural workers is important. We recognize that these individuals work long days throughout the year in order to provide for a very large market – society as a whole! This week serves to give special acknowledgement to the work of agriculture, and promote health and safety for farmers, ranchers, and their families. Below are some more trivia questions pertaining to agricultural health & safety, so have fun while testing your knowledge!

  • What are three hazards that farmers and ranchers often face on the job?
  • Name two health conditions that are common among agricultural workers…
  • What weather-related illnesses might farmers and ranchers face while outdoors?
  • List three types of personal protective equipment (PPE)…

This information is provided courtesy of the Wyoming AgrAbility Project. For more information, visit our website or call toll-free at 866-395-4986.

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