Fall Protection Equipment and Systems - Northern Strands

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Work Safely Around Grain — Ag News from NDSU

If the grain flow stops when you’re removing it from the bin but the grain surface has a funnel shape and shows some evidence that grain has been flowing into the auger, a chunk of spoiled grain probably is blocking the flow. Entering the bin to break up

Taking risk out of climbing grain bins – RealAgriculture

7/25/2017 · Whether checking grain condition, opening or closing lids, or positioning augers, a Saskatoon-based company has developed a fall protection system to make climbing bins safer. The components of Northern Strands’ grain bin fall protection syste

Fire Ignites In Iowa Grain Bin After Dryer Falls To The

According to the Hartford Fire Chief, it likely happened when the dryer fell into the bottom portion of the bin, setting the grain on fire. The burning corn then weakened the steel roof structure, causing the top to fall. The bin held more than 1,000 bush

Grain Safety | Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering

Overview: Grain Handling and Storage Safety; Agricultural Confined Space Hazards; Entanglement Hazards and Guarding; Fall Hazards and Prevention; Understanding Flat Storage and Ground Piles; Grain Bin Entry Hazards; Reducing Grain Bin Entry Risks; Introdu

Safe Grain and Silage Handling - CDC

Suffocation under silage or grain was the leading cause of grain-handling fatalities for the period 1985 through 1989. Many other hazards are also associated with silage and grain storage, such as being crushed by a collapse of crusted material, falling f

Grain Storage,Operation and Maintenance - NDSU

Grain Storage Operation and Maintenance I. Introduction The grain storage bin along with its accompanying grain moving equipment has become a common sight on farms and at NDSU. Though grain bins appear to involve little risk, there are a number of potenti

Grain Storage and Handling Operations — The Deadliest Hazards

grain bin, a farmer fell when the grate he was standing on gave way while he was shoveling grain into an auger, a 68-year-old farmer was engulfed in grain and a 20-year-old worker got caught in an auger. Fatal facts Grain Storage and Handling Operations —

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His current position as President/Owner involves; Industry Leading Grain Entrapment/Engulfment Prevention & Rescue Expert, Sales and Support for Grain Bin Engulfment Prevention Systems, Tower Dryer Burner Fall Protection Systems, Advanced Grain Rescue Sys

FREE Grain Handling & Fall Protection Education available

4. Fall Hazards and Protection From ladders to catwalks, this course looks at height hazards and best practices to avoid falls and other accidents. 5. Grain Bin Entry Learn how to identify hazardous conditions BEFORE entering the grain bin and review the

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Grain & Feed Industry Solutions | Fall Protection Systems

Grain & Feed Industry Solutions. Fall Protection Systems is the leading supplier to the American grain and feed industries, where our systems protect thousands of workers every day. We understand that this industry is diverse in terms of protection needs

Handouts - Quick Reference | Grain Handling Safety Coalition

Grain bin deaths spike this fall as farmers rush late harvest | Gephardt Daily As farmers across the country rush to clear last year's grain from their bins, the number of grain bin deaths is spiking.

Grain Industry OSHA Citation | Fall Protection Systems

Dec 13, 2016 · Grain Industry OSHA Citation in Nebraska. Think you can get by without fall protection? Think again. A recent grain industry OSHA citation in Nebraska was issued for exposing workers to grain, noise, and fall hazards.

Fall Protection | ERIKS North America – Grain Web Site

We carry the top manufactures lines of safety harnesses and accessories. Give us a call today for the fall protection equipment required in your facility. Products Include: Harnesses Self Retracting Lifelines Anchorage Connectors Body Belts Work Seats Res


anticipate and prevent potential problems through good bin management practices. Preventing insect problems in stored grain requires 3 steps: 1) sanitation, 2) protection and 3) inspection. SANITATION Stored grain insect infestations rarely begin in the f

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The Northern Strands Grain Bin Fall Protection System Our patent pending fall protection system is a cutting edge product designed to protect farm workers from a fall while climbing or accessing a bin for repairs or inspections. Top 5 reasons to put a Nor

Lack of Proper Fall Protection Results in Injury, $50,000

12/20/2016 · A worker employed by the company was working atop an existing 30-foot-high grain bin. The worker was wearing a fall protection harness attached by lanyard to a newly-installed cushion box (a metal box used like a funnel to slow the movement o

Regulations & Standards | Fall Protection | Rigid Lifelines

Rigid Lifelines™ is a North American leader in turnkey fall protection solutions. We manufacture and distribute a wide range of fall arrest, fall restraint, fall prevention, hard goods, soft goods, and accessories. Rigid Lifelines engineers superior syste

Following Proper Grain Bin Entry Procedures Saves Lives

10/31/2013 · Learn more about us at: www.grainsafety.org. This video describes the hazards associated with grain bin entry, highlighted by real life incidents. It addresses strategies and procedures that can ...

Farmer Falls to His Death from Grain Bin Ladder

Recommendation #2 Grain bin ladders should be free of obstructions. Discussion: In this case the ladder did not have adequate clearance to climb the ladder in a normal fashion. The newer grain bin added next to the original grain bin was too close to the

Grain Bin Fall Protection System - Northern Strands

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Confined Space Program & Grain Handling Safety | Agricultural

Grain handling hazards can found throughout the process and be present in three basic areas: in the field at harvest, around the grain handling facility, and inside the grain bin. Grain handling facilities are facilities that may receive, handle, store, p

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Grain Bin and Silo Safety | Fall Protection | Rigid Lifelines

Grain Bin and Silo Safety. Anyone who needs to access grain bins and storage silos should have an overhead fall protection system in place. Grain bins are hazardous because of …