Together, we can prevent grain bin accidents.

Grain Bin Safety Week: February 16-22, 2020

Articles

Articles

Learn how to help prevent grain bin accidents, maintain grain quality and prepare your operation for emergency rescue.

Participate With Us

Participate With Us

You can help us be an even better resource for you and others by participating in our GBSW activities. Individuals, businesses and organizations are encouraged to participate.

Resources

Resources

Use these valuable videos, risk management tools and website links to learn about the dangers of grain handling and storage and what you can do to follow best safety practices.

Promotional Tools

Promotional Tools

Use these tools to promote safety for your farm or commercial operation.

Partner with Us

Partner with Us

We welcome your partnership to help make grain rescue tubes and grain rescue training available to emergency personnel.

About GBSW

About GBSW

Initiated by Nationwide in 2014, Grain Bin Safety Week is an annual campaign recurring the third full week of February to promote grain bin safety on farms and commercial grain-handling facilities.

Grain Bin Accidents

Grain Bin Accidents

More than 900 cases of grain engulfment have been reported with a fatality rate of 62% in the past 50 years.