Archive | February, 2013

Calling 911

Handling Emergencies in the Farm

People working or participating in farm related activities are at increased risk for injuries. There are a lot of uncontrollable environmental factors that can lead to emergency situations. Proper planning and training are essential in mitigating and managing injuries. It is recommended that all individuals who are exposed in farm activities understand and develop basic […]

Heart palpitations

Heart palpitations

The feeling you get of your heat ‘racing’ or pounding is called heart palpitations. Heart palpitations can be felt in the chest, neck and throat. These are common feelings many people get: Feeling unusual about your heartbeat Feeling as if your heart skipped a beat Note that your heart rhythm may be completely normal while […]