National Farm Safety and Health Week 2020

2020 National Farm Safety and Health Week Logo (PNG)Every Farmer Counts
September 20-26, 2020

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View the NECAS National Farm Safety and Health Week 2020 Press Release.

Daily Topics of Focus

  • Monday, September 21, 2020 - Tractor Safety & Rural Roadway Safety
  • Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - Overall Farmer Health
  • Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - Safety & Health for Youth in Agriculture
  • Thursday, September 24, 2020 - Emergency Preparedness in Agriculture
  • Friday, September 25, 2020 - Safety & Health for Women in Agriculture

History

The 2018 data for the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates that the agricultural sector is still the most dangerous in America with 574 fatalities, or an equivalent of 23.4 deaths per 100,000 workers. Fall harvest time can be one of the busiest and most dangerous seasons of the year for the agriculture industry. For this reason, the third week of September has been recognized as National Farm Safety and Health Week. This annual promotion initiated by the National Safety Council has been proclaimed as such by each sitting U.S. President since Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1944. National Farm Safety and Health Week is led by the National Education Center for Agricultural Safety (NECAS), the agricultural partner of the National Safety Council.

Related Pages

National Education Center for Agricultural Safety (NECAS)
8342 NICC Drive
Peosta, IA 52068
563.557.0354
888.844.6322