Community Engagement Series: Health and Safety Solutions in Agriculture
Injury Prevention on Dairy Farms
* LIVE INTERACTIVE WEBINAR *
Tuesday, March 29, 2022, 12:00pm-1:30pm Pacific Time
Webinar and package series available in English and Spanish.
View the webinar series flyer in English
View the webinar series flyer in Spanish
Elena Austin, ScD, Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington (UW DEOHS)
Amber Adams-Progar, PhD, Associate Professor and Dairy Management Specialist, Washington State University
Scott Dilley, MA, Communication Director and Labor Policy Expert, WA Dairy Federation
This webinar is part of the Health and Safety Solutions in Agriculture Community Engagement Webinar Series. For more about the series and registration for the discounted webinar package, visit the series package registration page.
The University of Washington is pleased to announce an upcoming community engagement webinar series for agricultural communities. This 4-part interactive webinar series provides resources for employers, managers, safety professionals, and community educators involved in worker health and safety training in both English and Spanish. Each 90 minute session will be led by a line-up of research faculty from the Pacific Northwest Agricultural Health and Safety (PNASH) Center and partners who will invite discussion and share lessons learned, practical resources and ready-to-use toolkits for understanding and preventing injuries and illnesses on the farm. Topics include sexual harassment prevention, heat illness education and awareness, dairy safety and health, and pesticide safety.
Employers, Supervisors, Human Resources Managers and Coordinators, Safety Trainers, Safety Professionals, Extension Agents, Community Health Workers, Promotores de Salud, health educators, public health professionals, and staff in community-based organizations.
In the event you cannot attend the course, there are a few options -- you can either cancel your registration, transfer your registration to another course, or transfer your registration to another person. If you choose to cancel, we must receive your cancellation in writing with at least 1 week notice, and a refund will be issued minus a $25 cancellation fee. If you do not cancel and are a no-show for the course, your tuition fee is forfeited. If you choose to transfer your registration, please state the course you are transferring out of, and the course you are transferring into. Transferring to another course is permitted only twice per course registration. If you are unable to attend the course after the second transfer, the above cancellation policy applies.