Toolbox Talks

Brief, informal talks or meetings about specific topics relevant to agriculture to set the tone for safer work practices and how to undertake these various tasks safely and properly.

These talks typically involve a two to five minute, interactive discussion on something safety-related and can be conducted at the beginning of each day or prior to a specific farm task in order to remind workers about the importance of safe work methods or procedures.

Tailgate Talks


  • Farm Safety Tailgate Safety Talks
    Organization: Workplace Safety and Prevention Services

    Download short farm safety talks for employees on topics such as Agricultural Fire Safety, Cleaning Up Chemical Spills, WHMIS – Workplace Hazardous Material Information System, General Housekeeping in the Workplace, Safe Handling of Farm Animals, and Respiratory Hazards in Agriculture. French and Spanish versions are also available for download.