Grain Handling Facilities

Examples of safety hazards that can harm or kill workers in grain handling facilities include:

  • Rotating augers, conveyors, and other equipment with dangerous moving mechanical parts
  • Grain bins and other confined spaces
  • Falls from heights
  • Moving or "bridged" grain that can suddenly entrap and bury workers
  • Low oxygen
  • Combustible dust accumulations
  • Noise


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