Safety Tips

05/14/2018

Now is the time of year when we start putting our elbows to the grind-stone and getting seed in the ground! One thing Aurora Cooperative’s Safety Team and Committee want to remind you about is Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). While you are dealing with various aspects of your operations, remember to protect yourself.  From chemicals,…

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05/14/2018

This year Aurora Cooperative has started gearing up for harvest early! The Safety team at Aurora brought in several hands on trainers to bring safety from theory and idea to practice. The grain engulfment trailer from our Annual Meeting came back and Tim Zehnder, Fire Science Coordinator at Mid-Plains Community College, brought in several area…

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Rebecca Fenton

11/07/2017

Spotlight on Safety by Joe Harwell | Facility Operator at Superior East AND Co-Chair of Aurora Cooperative’s Safety Committee The hazards of flowing grain are not as obvious as many other hazards. Over 50% of flowing grain accidents over the past 50 years have resulted in a fatality. So the hazards are very serious. Victims…

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11/06/2017

Spotlight on Safety by Joe Harwell | Facility Operator at Superior East AND Co-Chair of Aurora Cooperative’s Safety Committee With fall harvest going strong it is very important to make sure we as a company and our farmer owners are doing everything we can to be safe and to make sure everyone makes it home…

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