Stand Up 4 Grain Safety Week 2021

Bin Safety

Free Webinar: Bin Safety

Presented By:

  • Dave Newcomb, Ag Safety & Rescue Program Manager, Illinois Fire Service Institute
  • Butch Hendrix, Safety Director, Kokomo Grain
  • Paul Ronczkowski, MPH, Professor Emeritus Illinois; Owner White Eagle Safety & Health Consulting, LLC

​Working in and around grain bins poses a variety of different hazards. From loading and unloading grain to performing bin entry, learn what hazards to watch for, ways to eliminate or correct those hazards and the proper equipment needed. Join Dave Newcomb and Butch Hendrix who will show us what safety measures to take when our feet are off the ground. Dave and Butch represent the best of all worlds bringing years of fire/rescue, commercial grain, and farming experience to the presentation.

Watch – Live Demonstrations on Bin Safety!

Watch the Bin Safety video with demonstrations at the Asmark training Center in Bloomington, Illinois. This recording has been slightly edited to improve viewing quality.  Check out the resources below  to accompany the video demonstrations.

Bin Safety Resources

Resource Key


Fact Sheet

Use for discussion, handouts, or develop tool box talks or other training.


Infographics, artwork, pictures etc. for promotional materials & events.



Take home document, rack card, brochure, etc. with extra information.



Guidance documents, background information, etc.

Toolbox Talks

Ready to use toolbox talks for a Stand Up training event.

Training (PowerPoint)

Ready to use PowerPoint® with instructor notes or other curriculum.


Accompany with a tool box talk, discussion, or hazard identification activity.