Oct 25, 2021

Grain Elevator Shooting Victims Identified

Sandra Nelson, 60, and Darin Koepke, 53, were both employees at Agrex

Oct 22, 2021

Fired Grain Elevator Worker Shoots 3 People, Killing 2

Shooter is also killed during incident at Agrex Elevator in Superior, NE

Oct 22, 2021

Illinois Co-op Faces Fines for Putting Workers at Risk

Topflight Grain Cooperative in Monticello received multiple safety citations from OSHA

Oct 22, 2021

Cybersecurity Summit for Food, Agriculture Partners

Event will take place October 26 and feature NGFA's Greg Beck as a speaker

Oct 20, 2021

Wykoff, MN, City Council Hears Grain Elevator Dust Complaints

Neighbors say they have been negatively impacted by dust from nearby CHS grain facility

Oct 19, 2021

GEAPS Opens 2022 Safety Awards Program

Program recognizes facilities that go an entire year without a work-related lost-time injury or illness

Oct 19, 2021

OSHA to Address New Heat Exposure, Emergency COVID-19 Standards

ASSP encourages OSHA to simplify required implementation process of any new standards

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Oct 19, 2021

Fire at Dakota Speciality Milling in Fargo, ND

Fire found in 100-foot-tall grain dryer had extended to roof and nearby wall

Oct 18, 2021

Fire at NEW Cooperative's Lidderdale, IA, Feed Mill

Company shifts production to one of its other five facilities after Thursday's incident

Oct 15, 2021

Structural Issue Leads to Collapsed Grain Bin in Lebo, KS

No injuries after bin containing 12,000 bushels of grain collapsed at Murphy Agri

Oct 13, 2021

Grain Silo Collapse at Mountaire Farms in Maryland

Collapse occurred October 11 at company's Westover facility

Oct 12, 2021

NTSB Rules on Crane Contact Incident at Grain Facility

Lack of signalman caused incident at Zen-Noh Grain in November 2020

The ZGC shoreside facility before the accident. (Photo: NTSB; Background source: ZGC)

Oct 11, 2021

Fire at Grain Elevator in Mt. Angel, OR

Four-alarm fire impacts four other businesses

Oct 11, 2021

Ransomware Hackers Find Vulnerable Target in U.S. Grain Supply

Attacks have slowed distributors’ operations by hampering their ability to quickly process grain

Oct 11, 2021

Fire at Ag Partners in Albert City, IA

Fire was on a belt at the top of one of the grain elevators

Oct 11, 2021

OSHA Cites Balchem Unit for Safety, Health Violations

24 serious safety and health violations issued and more than $300K in penalties proposed for BCP Ingredients in Verona, MO

Oct 7, 2021

Fire at Gold Eagle Cooperative, Clarion, IA

Bearing created a small fire atop the co-op's elevator Wednesday morning

Oct 5, 2021

Fire in Grain Elevator at Port of Vancouver

Sparks from welding equipment started fire at Great Western Malting

Sep 30, 2021

OSHA Closes Southeastern Grain Investigation

Incident involved death of Andrew Rupard at its Lake City, SC, facility in 2019

File Photo

Sep 30, 2021

GEAPS Offers Harvest Safety Webinar

Learn how fatigue impacts worker safety and health

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio

Sep 24, 2021

Grain Dryer Fire Causes $53K in Damage

Incident occurred at Berndt Family Produce in White, SD, Tuesday evening

Sep 23, 2021

NGFA Offers Cybersecurity Resources

How to start protecting your feed & grain business from ransomware attacks

Sep 23, 2021

Truck Crashes into Laurel Grain Elevator

Elevator overturned on top of the truck after it was hit

Sep 22, 2021

GHSC Offers Near Miss Training

Grain Handling Safety Coalition offers two days of free training sessions

Sep 21, 2021

Iowa Grain Co-Op Contains Cyberattack

NEW Cooperative was targeted by Russian-backed ransomware group

Sep 16, 2021

Grain Bin Fire at Trouw Nutrition in Sheldon, NY

A 300-ton grain bin containing 80 tons of gluten used in dairy feed combusted

Sep 16, 2021

Two Rescued from Top of Cargill Elevator in Buffalo, NY

Victims climbed to the top of the elevator before one of them suffered a medical condition

Sep 15, 2021

Two Employees Die at North Carolina Pet Food Plant

Incident occurred at Valley Proteins in Fayetteville, NC

Sep 13, 2021

Man Dies at Indianapolis Grain Elevator

The 32-year-old victim was recovered from 112-foot silo at Bunge Contractors Saturday

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