Agriculture and farm safety
Find information on agricultural safety and regulations, including pesticides, farm vehicles, seasonal workers, and more
Farm shop safety: Improving your odds
Find more information for agricultural educators here.
COVID-19 prevention safety plan
This editable word document includes resources and information for agricultural businesses working to comply with Oregon OSHA's temporary rules effective May 11, 2020.
Heat stress prevention safety plan
A blank template agricultural employers can use to protect workers from heat stress.
Off road vehicle safety:Utility terrain vehicles (UTVs) (Spanish) and 10 minute safety talk (Spanish)
An overview of UTV safety from operation and maintenance to employee training.
Review online training modules about new employee orientation, chemical safety, driving safely on and off the farm, and conscious decision making.
Working with Livestock
Livestock safety: Vaccinations and other shots (Spanish)
10 minute safety talk (Spanish)
This handy checklist includes a list of hazards and best practices to consider when delivering shots to livestock.
Dairy safety training guide (UC Davis)
Learn how to conduct short training sessions on identifying and controlling hazards, machinery safety, animal safety, and planning for emergencies.
How to handle sheep by Dr. Temple Grandin
[Video] Duration: 60 minutes
This video series provides information on general sheep handling as well as best practices in specific circumstances like processing centers and market facilities. (Spanish)
Work safely with orchard ladders
(English and Spanish)
Pesticides and chemical hazards
Practical solutions for pesticide safety: handheld equipment (Pacific NW Agricultural Safety and Health Center)
Worker Protection Standard (WPS)
New Pesticide rules in Agriculture (Oregon State University)
This recorded webinar features Kaci Buhl from , as she explains the best ways to comply with the new pesticide rules in agriculture.
Handbook for Agricultural Employers (Pesticide Educational Resources Collaborative)
This resource provides information on the Worker Protection Standard.
View the AEZ decision matrix.
Pesticide resources and videos (PERC)
View training resources and videos from the Pesticide Educational Resource Collaborative.
Respiratory hazards in farming (Penn State)
A quick guide to choosing the right type of respirator.
Safety meetings and assessments
Tailgate safety modules for agriculture (Ohio State University)
Download brief trainings on a wide variety of agricultural topics. (English and Spanish)
National Ag Safety Database (NASD)
Find resources on a wide variety of agriculture topics.
Farm safety (Iowa State University)
Several resources covering farm topics like pesticides, livestock, and equipment.
Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences (OIOHS)
Links to fact sheets and tips on agriculture safety and health.
Visit the Oregon OSHA website to learn more about agricultural safety and regulations.