Farmer in Grain Bin with Corn

Bad Practice

Aaron Yoder, Central States Center for Agricultural Safety and Health
Image of a worker standing in a grain bin.

Before entering the grain bin, lock out and tag out all power controls to unloading augers and conveyors.

If you must enter the grain bin, wear a body harness with a lifeline secured to the outside of the bin, and have at least one other person observing your work activity in the bin.

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