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Tractor Safety Workshop

July 27, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT

James Carrabba, Agricultural Safety Specialist

Bassett Healthcare Network

New York Center for Agricultural Medicine and Health

Tractor Safety for English Language Learners (interpreted)


9a-10:30a class room, discussing mishaps and prevention (for ex: overturns and runovers), definitions, PTO safety and safety shields, roadway safety. Some video and visual aids.

10:30a-11a break

11a-1p outside, hands-on. Mock PTO entanglement, practice hooking up equipment, driving, maneuvering implement (participants will operate tractor)


*****Not open to the public; open to ESL learners; if not Karen, ideally can bring someone to interpret.

Contact Liz Coakley with any questions at Liz@groundswellcenter.org.


July 27, 2019
9:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT


Groundswell Incubator Farm
Rachel Carson Way
Ithaca, NY 14850
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