- Education and Training
Following are links to relevant training programs or educational resources on this topic.
The network of universities and cooperative extension services working on education and research in agriculture, fishing, and forestry in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, has offices and extension agents focused on occupational safety. Below are Extension agents and specialists and other professionals who conduct training on this topic.
General Safety, Worker Protection Standard (WPS), Forklift
Agricultural Safety Agent
Associate Director of Marine Extension, University of Georgia
Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant
Commercial Vessel Safety Course
Associate Marine Extension Director
Extension Faculty, Small Farms & Alternative Enterprises
UF/IFAS Hillsborough County Cooperative Extension Service
Following is a list of research publications on this topic.
Myers ML, Kane AS and Durborow RM. 2018. Gulf of Mexico Seafood Harvesters: Part 1. Occupational Injury and Fatigue Risk Factors. Safety doi:10.3390/safety4030031.
Myers ML, Durborow RM, Kane AS. 2018. Gulf of Mexico Seafood Harvesters, Part 2: Occupational Health-Related Risk Factors. Safety doi: 10.3390/safety4030027.