Lacombe County Farm Safety Day

Lacombe, Alberta, Wednesday, June 01, 2016 – Lacombe County is holding Lacombe County Farm Safety Day on Friday, June 10, 2016 at the Lacombe County Operations Building.

 The event will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., when we will be hosting 200 Grade 5 children from across Lacombe County.

 Students will rotate through seven safety presentations:

 ATV Safety- Lacombe County Peace Officer Brett Miller

  • Mower Safety- Lindsay Brown, Lacombe County
  • Fire Safety- Lacombe County Fire Chief Todd Gustafson
  • First Aid- Safety Training Centre Red Deer
  • Safe Digging- Atco
  • Electrical Safety- Fortis
  • Large Animal- Healing Hearts Horse Boarding and Lessons

 The full schedule is:

 9:30 Morning Groups Arrive

10:00-12:00 Morning Session (7 Groups)

 11:00 Afternoon Group Arrives

11:30 Afternoon Group Lunch

 12:00 Morning Group Lunch

12-12:15 Announcements

12:30 Departure of Morning Groups

 12:30-2:30 Afternoon Session  (7 Groups)

2:45 Departure of Afternoon Groups

pdf June 1, 2016 Media Release 2016 Farm Safety Day (33 KB)

For more information, contact:

Krista Pannenbecker

Environmental & Protective Services