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  1. Grounding and GFCI Protection

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-79021

    a direct path to earth that does not include the body or equipment. Proper grounding protects people from ... A ground-fault circuit interrupter (GFCI) is specifically designed to protect people from electrical shock. GFCIs ...

  2. On-Farm Biosecurity: Traffic Control and Sanitation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/vme-6

    (movement of people, animals and equipment) will be regulated, and how cleaning and disinfection procedures ... initiated. What About People Who Visit the Farm? Some operations, such as large poultry and swine farms, have ... well-developed plans for biosecurity and control of the risk that people present. In an emergency, such as the ...

  3. Bee, Wasp, Hornet, and Yellow Jacket Stings for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892203

    Between 1 and 2 million people in the United States are very allergic to stinging insect venom. Every year ... 90 to 100 people die from sting reactions. Many more deaths may happen, mistakenly diagnosed as heart ... attacks or sunstrokes or attributed to other causes. More people die yearly from the effects of insect ...

  4. Sun Exposure for Trainers and Supervisors

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-892276

    melanoma risk is linked with cumulative sun exposure and the number of severe burns. Some people have ... greater risk of skin changes and skin cancer from sun exposure: People who burn easily, rarely tan, and ... have freckles. People who have a fair complexion. People with blonde or red hair. People with blue or ...

  5. Front-End Loader Safety

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-79035

    recommendations to avoid bystander and operator injury: • Do  not  ever lift or carry people in the bucket. • Do  ... not  move or swing a load should with people in the work area. • Do  not  ever walk or work under ...

  6. Septic System Care and Maintenance 

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-740-0

    ASCE. 110(1):283-285.) Tank Size (gallons) Number of People in Household (Year-Round Residence) ...

  7. Farmers and West Nile Virus

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/WNV-1001

    to people by the bite of an infected mosquito. The principal transmitter of WNV is the Northern House ... infected with WNV. Once the mosquito is infected, it may transmit the virus to people or other animals when ... from the infection. Horses, too, are prone to severe WNV infection. People cannot get WNV from another ...

  8. Diabetes and Your Health

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/SS-166

    University Extension Approximately 29.1 million people (over 9.3 percent of the population) in the U.S. have ... diabetes. Another 86 million people have pre-diabetes, meaning that their blood glucose levels are higher ... than normal. It is estimated that 1 in 10 people will develop diabetes in their lifetime. In 2010, ...

  9. Potassium

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-5588

    Requirements Guidelines from the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of Science recommend people ... people only consume about half of the potassium level recommended. To help increase potassium, try ...

  10. Eating Disorders Awareness: Introduction

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ED-1001

    People with eating disorders generally have a skewed view of their body, and they attempt to control ...

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