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CASA develops Canada FarmSafe - a national safety and health plan for farmers

Winnipeg, August 8, 2011: Most Canadian farmers say safety is a top business priority, but only one in six has a safety plan.

Marcel Hacault, executive director of the Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA), says, “When a recent Farm Credit Canada survey of...

Ag safety not adequate in newspapers: study

A study released by two University of Alberta researchers has concluded newspapers are missing a key opportunity to partner with agricultural safety associations in preventing accidents.

The Canada FarmSafe Plan is here!

The first of its kind in ag safety, the Canada FarmSafe Plan is an adaptable guide for producers in developing, implementing and establishing an effective farm and ranch safety plan.

Canada FarmSafe Plan Outline

What is the Canada FarmSafe Plan all about? Click here.

Eleven ag safety projects funded across Canada

Winnipeg, June 20, 2011: Toolbox talks, travelling safety days, Danger Detective on the Horse Farm and Nova Scotia’s farm safety outreach initiative are among eleven projects receiving funding this year from the Canadian Agricultural Safety and Health Program (CASHP)...

New communications officer at the Canadian Agricultural Safety Association

 

May 26, 2011, Winnipeg:   Tara Seel joined the Canadian Agricultural Safety Association May 16 in the new position of Communications Officer.  

 

Tara comes to CASA from the Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre and...

More communities organize Progressive Agriculture Safety Days® in Canada

May 24, 2011, Winnipeg:  Fifty-seven Progressive Agriculture Safety Days® are planned across rural Canada this year. More than 2,500 adult volunteers will organize the events and lead activities to help make farm and ranch life safer and healthier for at least 10,500 rural...

Cargill Cares about Farm Safety

WINNIPEG, Manitoba– Cargill Limited is proud to announce they are partnering with the Canadian Agricultural Safety Association (CASA) to be the core supporter of seven Progressive Agriculture Safety Days® this year in Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario. 

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OHS Canada presents Health and Safety Conference and Trade Show

OHS Canada presents: Health and Safety Conference & Trade ShowMay 17 and 18, 2011 – Partners in Prevention 2011 Health & Safety Conference & Trade Show is Canada’s largest...