GFM Network News

Talk about safety before firing up the auger this harvest season.

Auger accidents happen in a flash

The safety rules are simple, but talking about the dangers and having a buddy system are key

Reading Time: < 1 minute Augers are hazardous, and that’s why safety protocols and talking about the dangers with co-workers are critical. When using an auger, one person should be designated as being in charge of the task, and the equipment should be periodically inspected during operation. While the auger is running: Observe work area restrictions; Keep all safety shields […] Read more