grain bins http://hppr.org en Technology looks to prevent grain bin entrapments http://hppr.org/post/technology-looks-prevent-grain-bin-entrapments <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Across the rural Midwest, landscapes are dotted with tall, cylindrical storage containers for grain. Some belong to commercial grain elevators, but increasingly farmers want to market their grain throughout the year so they install their own storage bins right on the farm. Maintaining the quality of that grain requires vigilance—and can present safety concerns. In particular, the risk of entrapment when a person enters a bin to check on the grain.</span></p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 05:15:00 +0000 Amy Mayer 20298 at http://hppr.org Technology looks to prevent grain bin entrapments