5Th annual Stand Up 4 Grain Safety week is round the corner. In current time, six out of ten employees stuck in a grain bin dies. This is a terrifying fact, but one that the owners of the nation’s 8,378 off-farm grain storage facilities will alter by employing common-sense policies that may make the difference between life and death. On Monday, March 29, a detailed kick-off event with live safety presentations and success stories will kick off Week. Near miss news, the effect of efficiency on safety, bin safety, and designing emergency response plans will be the topics of the Grain Handling Safety Coalition’s free interactive webinars in the week. The 5th annual Stand Up 4 Grain Safety Week, which will take place from March 29 to April 2, 2021, will reflect on how to make these improvements.
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