Fall Safety

It is important to be mindful of the following health concerns throughout the fall season.

Agriculture

Tractor crossing pictureUse caution during the fall harvest season when sharing the roads and highways with agricultural equipment.

Machinery operators, remember to use highly visible lighting and reflective markings. Always look twice before entering roadways.

Vehicle drivers, be alert to slow moving vehicles, remember there is a speed differential—slow down. Use extra patience and before passing—check to be sure the machinery is not turning left.

Let’s all do our share to stay safe and healthy.

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West Nile Virus

This is a mosquito-borne virus that mainly infects mosquitoes and birds; however, mosquitoes can transmit this to people and other animals. Click below to learn more.