Video Resource Library
(B) = Booklet, (C) = CD (support materials), (D) = DVD, (V) = Video
Please check out our newer titles indicated in orange.
Chain Saw Safety
Produced by Safety Source/Distributed by Aurora Pictures - (2012)
Time: 11 minutes #VLGR009 (D) (B)
Public works and other occupations often use chain saws in tree trimming, landscaping maintenance, brush control and home use. There are many risks involved requiring proper instructions on safe procedures.
Groundskeeping Safety: Be a Pro
Coastal (1996, 2004)
Time: 17 minutes #VLGR002 (B) (D) (V)
Avoid unnecessary accidents by thinking "Do I want to be safe or sorry?" and learn how to stay safe by wearing the proper personal protective equipment (PPE), applying ground rules to the work you do, and by following safe work practices when using equipment and chemicals.
Groundskeeping Safety: Dealing With Bugs and Critters
Coastal (1999, 2005)
Time: 16 minutes #VLGR003 (B) (D) (V)
Learn how to recognize and avoid potentially dangerous critters. Learn about personal
protective equipment (PPE) that can protect you. Learn basic first aid to use
if you're bitten or stung on the job. This program, designed especially for public
works, utility government employees or anyone whose job function includes grounds
maintenance or outdoor responsibilities, is essential for a safe work environment.
Just Cut the Grass
NDSU Extension Office (1994)
Time: 20 minutes #VLGR006 (V)
An NDSU Extension production, this tape discusses the hazards of today's power lawn mowers. Also included is safety information on safe operation, fueling, and safe dress wear for mowing the lawn. Geared for youth.
Landscape Power Tools
Time: 20 minutes #VLGR004 (V)
- Personal protective equipment
- Chainsaw safety
- String trimmer safety
- Power blower safety
Time: 14 minutes #VLGR008 (D)
Molds are literally everywhere. While most molds are harmless to humans, some forms are believed responsible for respiratory illness. This informational video examines the different types of mold, explains how to reduce it in indoor environments and demonstrates what to do if your facility has a mold outbreak.
Tree Trimming Safety #403
Long Island Productions
Time: 19 minutes #VLGR005 (V)
If you like these titles, also check out the video "Back Safety for Landscape,
Maintenance, and Custodial Workers" in the Ergonomics section.
Working Outdoors: Mosquitoes and Ticks
Time: 15 minutes #VLGR007 (D)
Make sure your employees can protect themselves from mosquito and tick bites that may cause Lyme Disease, Encephalitis and West Nile Virus. This program will teach outdoor workers proven methods for avoiding the dangerous bites, and the early warning signs of these potentially debilitating diseases.