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    Be the Difference!
    It's time to start thinking about Canadian Agricultural
    Safety Week taking place March 15 - 21, 2015

    Alberta Agriculture & Rural Development has developed the Alberta FarmSafe Plan - a tool to help Alberta farmers easily create their own health & safety management system.

    Back to Ag Program launched with CASA
    Have you, or someone you know, experienced a life-altering injury and are in need of specialized equipment or adaptive technology to return to farming? Click here to learn how you can apply for funding.

    New Online Tool to Address Possible Hazards of Farm Equipment
    The Canadian Agricultural Safety Association has developed a new online tool that gives farmers an opportunity to express their concerns about possible hazards with farm equipment. Click here to access Speak Up For Safer Equipment.

    The Farm Safety Online Directory is now available!
    Use the directory to find contacts for:
    • Safety training
    • Safety presentations
    • Assistance in creating a farm safety plan
    • Hazard assessments or safety audits
    • Safety awareness and promotion

    Information on voluntary WCB coverage for Alberta farmers
    • Voluntarily apply for workers' compensation to protect yourself and the workers on your farming operation

    Read the latest edition of SafeFARM!

    Looking for safety training for your farming operation? Consider this Agricultural Safety Course

For more information about the content of this document, contact Kenda Lubeck.
This information published to the web on June 3, 2003.
Last Reviewed/Revised on January 22, 2015.