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Agricultural Equipment Safety
Information booklet about agricultural equipment safety and regulationsFree
Agricultural Health & Safety Program
Basic information about the AgSafe Agricultural Health & Safety Program.
Amphibian Spotlight on Species
Information about Okanagan amphibians at risk.Free
ATV Safety for Agricultural Workers
Information booklet about how to use ATVs safely in agricultureFree
Be Snake Smart
Tips for working in areas snakes may be present including what action to take if someone is bitten.
Source: The Land Conservancy of British Columbia, South Okanagan-Similkameen Stewardship Program, BCAC, Investment Agriculture Foundation of British Columbia, Okanagan Similkameen Conservation Alliance, South Okanagan Similkameen Conservation Program, Provincial and Federal GovernmentsFree!
Bears and Agriculture
Fast factsheet about bearsFree
Bears on your Property
A grower's guide – what to do about bears on your property.
Produced by: South Okanagan-Similkameen Bear Smart Project.
[This item is available to download as a PDF file]Free
Before You Go On The Road
5 things to check before driving farm machinery on the roads.Free
Visual instructions on how to use a chainsaw properly.
Created by WorkSafeBCFree
Information pamphlet about cold stress, its causes, consequences and how to prevent it.Free
COR Program – Large Employer
Information pamphlet about the Certificate of Recognition large employers program and how to take part.Free
COR Program – Small Employer
Information pamphlet about the Certificate of Recognition small employers program and how to take part.Free
Creating Habitat for Snakes
Factsheet with information about how to create surrogate habitats for snakes in agricultural settings.Free
Emergency services contact numbers. / Farm information. / What to tell dispatcher. / Directions to farm.Free!
Emergency Information Tag
FRONT: Directions to farm, Contact numbers for Poison control, Electric, Gas & other
BACK: Contact numbers for Fire, Ambulance, Police & Neighbour & What to tell dispatcherFree!
Farm Vehicles on the Move
A guide to licensing and insuring farm vehicles in British Columbia.
Created by ICBC.Free
First Aid for MSI
Sections: Back sprains & strains / Knew sprains & strains / Shoulder tendonitis / Tennis elbow / Wrist tendonitis / Carpal tunnel syndrome / Trigger fingerFree!
General Safety Rules
11 general safety rules and the relevant regulations.
Handling Farm Animals & Poultry
Information booklet about health and safety considerations when working with animals and poultryFree
Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome
Information booklet about health and safety considerations when coming into contact with rodents, or rodent droppings
Health & Safety in Ranching
A field guide for owners and employers.
Health and Safety for Dairy Farms
A guide for health and safety on dairy farms.
Created in collaboration with WorkSafeBC.Free
Basic explanation of heat stress in agriculture.