Resources for Virginia Easter Seals
|Lighting and Marking Recommendations for Animal-Drawn Carriages, Buggies and Wagons||
Horse-drawn buggies or wagons and other animal-drawn carriages have been used by the Plain Communities as the primary means of transportation for generations. Equestrian sports and tourism business enterprises have also increased the number of horse-drawn carriages on streets and highways.
|May 13, 2020||3006-1454 (BSE-333NP)|
|Arthritis and Farming||Apr 10, 2020||442-083 (BSE-317P)|
|Assistive Technologies in Agriculture||
The goal of this publication is to introduce readers to the Assistive Technologies (ATs) used in agriculture and to the steps involved in the design of a successful AT system. This publication also discusses both common and operation-specific AT systems used in agriculture and how they influence secondary injuries, and it provides lists of agencies and resources that can help farmers and ranchers with the implementation of ATs.
|May 13, 2020||442-084 (BSE-325P)|
|Preventing Secondary Injuries in Agricultural Workplaces||
The intent of this fact sheet is to reduce the number of secondary injuries by familiarizing the readers with secondary injuries and the steps they can adopt to minimize them. In addition to identifying common secondary injuries and the most vulnerable groups, the publication discusses steps that can be taken to prevent such injuries. The fact sheet also provides a list of agencies that farmers can contact for assistance when they experience secondary injuries.
|Apr 16, 2020||442-085 (BSE-316P)|
|Machinery Safety on the Farm||
Machines; no farm or ranch can function without them. They save valuable time and are essential to agricultural productivity. They also represent an ever-present danger to the people who operate them. There are a host of hazards that makes agricultural machinery the leading cause of injury and death on American farms and ranches.
|May 28, 2020||442-092 (BSE-324P)|
|An Introduction to Drones : On - Farm Use and Safety Implications||Jan 15, 2018||ALCE-169NP (ALCE-172NP)|
|AgrAbility Virginia Program Evaluation Brief: 2016 Survey Results||Dec 13, 2017||ALCE-170NP|
|AgrAbility Virginia’s Mixed-Method Program Evaluation Approach and Considerations||Dec 11, 2017||ALCE-171NP|