Grain Safety

Grain Handling Safety Coalition:  https://grainsafety.org/

The Grain Handling and Safety Coalition is an excellent source of grain handling safety information and training.

https://grainsafety.org/training-2/lifeline-protection-system/

Lifeline Protection System PowerPoint, Graphics, and Video

https://grainsafety.org/resources-2/videos/

  • Lifeline Protection System for Bin Entry
  • Lockout/Tagout: Each Time, Every Time
  • Reducing Grain Bin Entry Risks
  • Following Proper Grain Bin Entry Procedures Saves Lives
  • Seconds to Tragedy: Grain Safety for Young Workers

https://grainsafety.org/training-2/training-and-curriculum/

Can be downloaded, or GHSC can schedule local training; also an online course

https://grainsafety.org/training-2/course-descriptions/

Downloadable training courses:

  • Overview: Grain Handling and Storage Safety
  • Agricultural Confined Space Hazards
  • Entanglement Hazards and Guarding
  • Fall Hazards and Prevention
  • Understanding Flat Storage and Ground Piles
  • Grain Bin Entry Hazards
  • Reducing Grain Bin Entry Risks
  • Introduction to Lifeline Protection System
  • Lifeline Installation and Use
  • Lockout/Tagout:  Each Time, Every Time
  • Preventive Maintenance for Bucket Elevators
  • Hot Work

https://grainsafety.org/resources-2/handouts-quick-reference/

  • Best Practices
  • Sweep Augers
  • Emergency Action Plans
  • Employee Training Guide
  • Fall Protection
  • Sump Opening Guarding
  • Grain Bin Entry Hazards
  • Grain Storage Structure Entry Procedures
  • Job Safety Hazards Analysis and Risk Assessment
  • Ladder Safety
  • LOTO -- Lockout, Tagout, Try-out
  • LOTO Policy and Procedures
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Safe Bin Entry Process
  • Safety Entry – Critical Steps

https://grainsafety.org/toolbox-talks/

  • Angle grinder safety
  • Loader safety
  • Lockout/Tagout/Tryout
  • Lockout/Tagout – Bin Entry
  • LOTO (Lock Out Tag Out) and Stored Energy
  • Tractor Safety

https://grainsafety.org/young-workers/position-statement/young-workers-training-curriculum/

  • Young Workers Training Curriculum (Multiple Modules)
  • Entrapment/Engulfment and Entanglement Hazards
  • Falls and Electrical Hazards