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Grain bin safety critical to preventing fatalities – Tri

Farm & Ag News Grain bin safety critical to preventing fatalities. TCN Staff 4 days ago 4 days ago
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News organizations tag-team investigation of grain bin deaths

Grain dust, which can be six times as explosive as black powder, can be ignited by overheated motors, misaligned conveyor belts, sparks or overheated bearings. It’s time to prevent workers – often teenagers and young adults – from preventable, premature d
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Feed & Grain News - Grain Bin Deaths Spike this Harvest Season

At least 14 people were killed in grain bin accidents since August, compared with 27 who died in all of 2018 and reported in a Purdue University database.
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OSHA Aims to Stop Increase in Worker Fatalities

Jul 12, 2018 · OSHA Aims to Stop Increase in Worker Fatalities Recently, the agency has seen an increase in fatalities associated with falls, struck-by objects and vehicles, machine hazards, grain bin engulfment, and burns. Jul 12, 2018 OSHA aims to stop
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Purdue University releases grain entrapment statistics for

By Jess McCluer, Vice President of Safety and Regulatory Affairs Purdue University’s Agricultural Safety and Health Program recently released its “2018 Summary of U.S. Agricultural and Confined-Space Related Injuries and Fatalities” report, which document
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Grain Entrapment Stats

2017-9-14 · Grain Entrapment Stats Summary by Wayne Bauer, Director of Safety & Security at Star of the West Milling Co. and (Ch.) of the Grain Entrapment …
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Grain Operations: Preventing grain dust explosions | 2018-08

Grain dust explosions are high impact events that can result in human fatalities and injuries, loss of facilities, and significant operational downtime. The May 2018 explosion in South Sioux City, Nebraska, U.S., damaged the structure, injured two workers
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Grain Bin Fatalities 2018 - Video Results

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Sukup Manufacturing Co. - Grain Storage and Grain Drying

Sukup Manufacturing Co. is a family-owned manufacturer of grain bins, grain dryers, material handling equipment and pre-engineered metal buildings. The world's fastest growing bin company and largest family-owned, full-line grain drying and storage equipm
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A Steady March of Grain Bin Deaths - AgWeb

2019-12-14 · A Steady March of Grain Bin Deaths. by Chris Bennett. 11:00AM Feb 03, 2016 ( ) Impulse often trumps experience in grain accidents. Bodie Blissett stepped away from …
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Nationwide launches annual safety contest to prevent grain

Feb 15, 2018 · Nationwide launches annual safety contest to prevent grain bin deaths Leave a Comment The Grain Bin Safety Week program has saved lives and provided rescue training to hundreds of first responders across 18 states.
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How Much Does a Grain Bin Cost? | HowMuchIsIt.org

Aug 09, 2018 · Grain bins are rated by the bushel (bu.), and one cubic foot can hold 0.7786 bushels of any grain. For example, a 27-foot grain bin could hold up to 16,000 bushels while a 48-foot bin could hold close to 60,000. With a grain bin, common di
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Grain Bins: Sudden Death – 4 Ways it Happens – AgFax

Moldy or frozen grain can cling to the side of a grain bin, as shown in the diagram above. A grain avalanche can occur when you are breaking up crusted grain from within a bin and the grain wall is higher than you. The grain wall can collapse, creating an
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MNOSHA Compliance: Grain-handling information, fatalities

In the fatalities, MNOSHA Compliance issued citations for entrapment hazards, machine guarding, lockout-tagout and improper silo entry. Unfortunately, these were not rare occurrences. A review of federal OSHA inspection data found grain entrapments genera
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Fines Slashed In Grain Bin Entrapment Deaths : NPR

Fines Slashed In Grain Bin Entrapment Deaths The persistence of grain bin entrapments and a horrific 2010 incident expose weaknesses in worker safety laws and enforcement. An NPR and Center for ...
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