Safety for Field Work and Farm Operations

The EHS works in partnership with individuals and groups both on and off-campus to assess the risks of farm and field activities in order to ensure that work is performed using proper controls and best safety practices.

Outdoor Hazards

  • Bees
  • Ticks
  • Poisonous plants
  • Lightning
  • Extreme Temperatures
  • Lakes and Waterways

Field Work Guidelines

Field Safety Handbook (coming soon)

Policies

University Policy 337: Safety and Health
University Policy 539: Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) Usage

For more information, contact Michael Dyer.