GOAL: To reduce injuries and deaths in on farms
TARGET GROUP: Farm residents and workers of all ages.
Enhance Farm Safety Days for youth, by providing resources.
Develop programs and strengthen contacts with Farming communities. Partner with St John Ambulance to promote "First Aid on the Farm" courses. Develop and administer a Farm Safety Audit program.
Farm Safety Association
St John Ambulance
Progressive Agriculture Foundation
Canadian Agriculture Safety Association
We participated at the INTERNATIONAL PLOWING MATCH in Teeswater in 2008 with over 10,000 students visiting our educational area.
We were successful in receiving support from the Progressive ve Agriculture Foundation and CASA to assist with hosting our 2009 Safety Festival held in May. They are also supporting our Safety Day Demonstrations being held on October 3rd - Pumpkinfest in Port Elgin.
Updated October 24, 2013