Dawson PPD had the opportunity to participate in NPPD’s Harvest Safety Tour on September 2. The goal of the event was to increase the public’s awareness of safety during the harvest season. The event was held at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds in Kearney.
Dawson PPD provided electrical safety demonstrations to attendees.
Other attractions included:
- A combine featuring a safety wrap donated by Landmark Implement
- ATV safety by University of Nebraska Extension
- Rural Radio Network vehicle giveaway
- Free lunch and safety gear provided by NPPD
The Harvest Safety Tour made a total of six stops across the state during the month of September. It is sponsored by the Nebraska Public Power District, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension and the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s Central States Center for Agricultural Safety and Health.