2011 Media Releases

Canada FarmSafe Plan

Communicating Safety Responsibilities to Farm Visitors

Write safety policies for every job on your farm

Four step process to farm first aid reports

Emergency preparedness needs a plan

Radio PSA (1) - Toolbox Talks (e) - 30 sec

Radio PSA (2) - Toolbox Talks (e) - 30 sec

Learn from every safety incident on the farm

2010 Media Releases

August 30, 2010
New FCC Ag Safety Fund applications open September 13

July 2010
Apply now to host a Progressive Agriculture Safety Day in 2011

May 17, 2010
More kids to learn farm safety skills at Progressive Agriculture Safety Days in Canada this year

March 4, 2010
Canadian agriculture industry to benefit from new safety training fund

2009 Media Releases

December 23, 2009
PPE only works if you use it!
Be prepared for a spill before you handle pesticides
Emergency Preparedness: Dial 911 and then what?
ATVs: fun that can kill.
Grain bin safety: The killer harvest
Farmers urged to protect against organic dust
Take a safety snooze!
Give the gift of safety

December 11, 2009
Farm Safety: Don’t listen to it!

November 26, 2009
New directions for Canada’s agriculture injury surveillance program

November 2009
Ontario farm leader chairs CASA Board

March 10, 2009
Canadian farm fatalities decreasing
Canadian agricultural fatality graphs for 1990 - 2005
Agricultural fatalities in Canada for 1990-2005 from CAISP
Kids still at risk on Canadian farms
Machinery leading cause of death for farmers over 60

Respiratory Equipment Factsheet (8.5" x 11")
Earplug Fitting Instructions (8.5" x 11") Earplug Fitting Instructions (11" x 17")

Child safety is priority, says new farm safety study

January 5, 2009
Farm Safety - Picture it!

2008 Media Releases

November 4, 2008
CASA Board now truly sea to sea - president from BC and new Board member from Newfoundland

May 9, 2008
Safety Days to be Held Across Canada

2007 Media Releases

November 2007
Fatal and Hospitalized Agricultural Injuries Among Children and Youth in Canada

September 16, 2007
It's easier to bury a tradition than a child

June 1, 2007
Agricultural Fatalities in Canada 1990-2000: Focus on Older Farmers and Workers

February 2007
Newsletter - CASW Edition

2006 Media Releases

December 1, 2006
Can farmers afford NOT to take farm safety seriously?

July 28, 2006
Lack of Health and Safety Training for Agricultural Industry

July 28, 2006
Gaps and Needs Assessment

2005 Media Releases

December 5, 2005
CASA to assist in delivery of Progressive Agriculture Safety Daysâ„¢

December 5, 2005
National call for help from Farm Stress/Family Support providers

December 1, 2005
Agricultural producers and Safety industry determine direction of farm safety

November 2, 2005
CASA presents National Farm Stress results

February 11, 2005
View National Farm Stress Survey

September 9, 2005
CASA Funds 21 farm safety and health projects.

August 18, 2005
CASA presents to Senate Committee chaired by Honorable Michael Kirby
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July 6, 2005
CASA identifies mental health resources for farmers.

May 13, 2005
CASA to assist in delivery of Progressive Farmer Farm Safety Day Camps®