Agricultural Safety and Health and AgrAbility Unlimited

University of Illinois Extension safety specialists offer the most recent data and circumstances involved in Illinois farm related fatalities and injuries. Important practical techniques are provided to assist farmers in reducing the hazards on their farms and reducing the risks they, their families, and their farm visitors encounter from daily work situations in production agriculture.

Through AgrAbility Unlimited farmers, their families and agricultural workers will continue to enjoy their way of life. The program seeks ways to overcome disabilities through various activities including: toll-free information and referral hotline, networking with local agricultural and rehabilitation professionals, community resource coordination, and equipment modification information.

Bob Aherin

Bob Aherin
Extension Safety Specialist
Department of Agricultural Engineering
raherin@illinois.edu
217-333-9417

Chip Petrea

Chip Petrea
Principal Research Specialist
Department of Agricultural Engineering
repetrea@illinois.edu
217-333-5035