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Emergency Preparedness
Working in Smoky Conditions during wildfires.

Slip | Trip | Fall
Slips, trips and falls are a leading cause of injury in agricultural workplaces. This video series addresses some common slipping, tripping and falling hazards and how to reduce the risk of injury.
Produced in partnership with: Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) | Canadian Agricultural Partnership | Government of Canada

Trivia
Health & Safety Trivia for migrant workers new to B.C. (Spanish)

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Tractor Safety


What motivates you to buckle up when you take your tractor out into the field? For this farmer it is his family.


Equipment Safety


What motivates you to wear protective gear when working with chainsaws and other power equipment? For this farmer it is his wife and son.

    Certificate of Recognition (COR) Videos



    Introduction to COR


    The Founder and President of All Seasons Mushrooms explains why taking part in the Certificate of Recognition program was an easy decision.


    What are the benefits?


    Have you considered taking part in the Certificate of Recognition program?

    Hear from those who have taken part to find out what it took to complete the program and how they have benefited.


    3 Steps to COR


    This video explains the three easy steps to obtaining your Certificate of Recognition (COR).

    Watch this video and learn how your workplace can become COR certified.


    Certificate of Recognition (COR)
    for Large Employers


    20 or More Full Time Employees

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    Certificate of Recognition (COR)
    for Small Employers


    19 or Less Full Time Employees

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      Have Questions?

      AgSafe provides free personalized advice, support and resources to all agricultural businesses and workers in British Columbia.
      Beef Cattle Handling Evaluation Videos

      Beef Cattle Handling Facilities



      LONG


      This video looks at facility design considerations and maintenance practices.

      Click here for more information


      Inspection Form


      This video discusses the use of an inspection form when doing a thorough seasonal facility inspection. Making notes helps improve safety and identifies required repairs or maintenance that can be addressed at a more opportune time.

      Facility Inspections


      This video discusses what you should be considering and looking for when inspecting your cattle handling facility. Facilities that enable the safe effective treatment, processing and managing of livestock reduce risk and stress for both cattle and the handler.

      Facility Checklist


      This video addresses the importance of recording your cattle handling facility inspections. Inspecting your livestock handling facilities and equipment prior to every use meets compliance and is best practice.

      Beef Cattle Handling Facilities Page


      Information and Evaluation Tools

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        Bullying and Harassment

        What is Bullying and Harassment

        This short video explains what behaviours indicate bullying or harassment is occurring and how to address the situation. It also explains what actions are not considered bullying or harassment but are reasonable workplace management protocols.

        This video does not replace Respect in the Workplace training. Additional resources to build a customized Bullying and Harassment program are available here.




        ENGLISH



        SPANISH



        Bullying and Harassment Page


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          Dairy Videos



          Dairy - Safety in the Milking Parlour


          This video clip is an introduction to safe dairy livestock handling in the milking parlour/barn.

          It is a useful aid to train new, young and inexperienced workers on British Columbia's (and Canada's) dairy farms.

          It includes topics such as injury prevention, hygiene, personal protective equipment, ask your supervisor, dairy ergonomics, safe cleaning and dairy machinery safety.

          It contains anecdotal stories from real life farmers who wish to mentor new workers on BC’s dairy farms.


          Dairy - Safety in the Barn


          This video clip is an introduction to safety for new and inexperienced workers handling dairy cows / livestock in the barn in British Columbia’s dairy farms.

          It covers topics such as trips, falls, cow attack safety, moving dairy cows safely, escape routes, ask your supervisor for help and animal handling competency.

          It also includes safety issues around electric and pneumatic farm equipment / gates on the dairy farm.


          Dairy - Safety When Doing Advanced Tasks


          This video clip is an introduction to safety for new workers to some of the more advanced tasks including calving cows safely, calf management, calf feeding, bull safety, medicating, ask your supervisor, personal protective equipment, treating cows, needle safety, injecting cows on British Columbia's dairy farms.

          It contains interviews from real life farmers who mentor new workers on their respective dairy farms.

            Emergency Preparedness Videos



            WORKING IN SMOKY CONDITIONS


            Wildfire smoke impacts agriculture and the safety of agricultural workers. There are risks associated with working in smoky conditions such as irritation to eyes, nose and throat, heat stress and dehydration, and working alone.

            This video reviews safety protocols and practices to implement in order to manage the risk of working in smoky conditions.


            WORKING IN EXTREME WEATHER CONDITIONS | LONG


            Weather is a major factor in determining what jobs or tasks can be done daily and what controls must be in place before starting work.

            This video discusses ways to safely accommodate ourselves and workers when it comes to working in the elements.


            SUMMER HEAT


            When production is in full swing, agricultural workers spend a lot of time working outdoors in summer heat and humidity. Intense heat can cause potentially life-threatening illnesses.

            This video discusses the importance of, and ways to control heat stress and heat illness.


            HIGH WIND


            High winds can produce all sorts of hazards while working. This video discusses ways to work safely during strong winds.

            WINTER COLD


            Working in extreme cold can lead to cold stress, hypothermia or serious illness. This video discusses ways to safely accommodate ourselves and workers when it comes to working in extreme cold conditions.


            LIGHTNING STORMS


            When working in large open spaces such as fields and range, lightning becomes a significant risk to agricultural workers. This video looks at a few simple rules producers and workers can follow to mitigate the risk of lightning.


            Emergency Planning Resources


            Information and Resources.

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              New Worker Orientation Videos

              A short video to include in your new and young worker orientations.
              Supporting booklets and checklists can be found on the here.




              ENGLISH


              New Worker Orientation Playlist.

              FRENCH



              SPANISH


              New Worker Orientation Playlist.

              Young and New Worker Page


              Information and Evaluation Tools

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                Orchard Videos


                Tallman Ladders: Tripod Ladder - Proper set up and use on hillsides. By: Washington State Department of Labor & Industries


                Tripod Ladder Safety By: PublicResourceOrg

                Slip | Trip | Fall

                Safety Awareness Videos



                LONG


                Slips, trips and falls are a leading cause of injury in agricultural workplaces.

                • Pay attention and know the hazards in your workspace.
                • Anticipate changes in weather and surface conditions.
                • Choose appropriate footwear for the job you do.

                Produced in partnership with:
                Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) | Canadian Agricultural Partnership | Government of Canada


                COWBOY


                Be careful where you put things so you don’t create a tripping hazard.


                WORKSHOP


                Keep shop floors clean and clear of tools, debris, or other items that could cause you to slip, trip, or fall.


                TRACTOR


                Always face in and maintain 3 points of contact when getting on or off equipment.


                NURSERY


                Some hazards cannot be eliminated. Always pay attention to your surroundings.


                DAIRY


                Keep walkways free of things that could make you slip, trip, or fall.


                Slips, Trips, Falls Page


                Information and Q & A


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                  Trivia

                  Health and Safety Trivia



                  SPANISH


                  Información importante para trabajadores migrantes en la agricultura.