Nurture: quarterly newsletter of the National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety.
National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety
Nurture: Q Newsl Natl Child Center Rural Agric Health Saf 2013 Spring; 16(1):1-4
"The National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety strives to enhance the health and safety of all children exposed to hazards associated with agricultural work and rural environments." This issue includes articles about the following topics. 1) The activation of the "Blueprint for Protecting Children in Agriculture: The 2012 National Action Plan" at the 2013 North American Agricultural Safety Summit, September 25-27 at the Marriott Minneapolis City Center Hotel. 2) The updating of the tractor guidelines by the North American Guidelines for Children's Agricultural Tasks (NAGCAT). 3) The rebranding of the website and logo of Farm Safety for Just Kids (FS4JK) program. 4) updates on the "Youth Health Educator Program to Prevent Heat-Related Illness among Child Migrant and Seasonal Farmworkers," "Mississippi Coalition for the Prevention of Agricultural Injury among Youth," and "Utilizing Social Narratives to Promote Diné Youth Agricultural Safety: Development of an Online Community Resource for Parents" grant programs.
Agriculture; Agricultural-workers; Agricultural-industry; Agricultural-chemicals; Agricultural-machinery; Agricultural-processes; Agricultural-products; Farmers; Families; Children; Adolescents; Injuries; Injury-prevention; Accidents; Accident-prevention; Accident-rates; Accident-statistics; Work-environment; Work-operations; Work-organization; Work-performance; Work-practices; Worker-health; Safety-education; Safety-measures; Safety-monitoring; Safety-practices; Safety-programs; Safety-research; Motor-vehicles; Tractors; Communication-systems; Heat-stress; Hot-environments; Racial-factors; Seasonal-activity; Education
National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety, Marshfield Clinic, 1000 North Oak Ave., Marshfield, WI 54449-5790
Nurture: Quarterly Newsletter of the National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety
Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation