Technology plays a vital role in agriculture today, and it can even help us stay safe and healthy on the farm. There are a variety of applications available for our smartphones that span a wide range of topics related to farm safety and health.
Free farm safety and health apps
Below is just a sampling of apps available for farmers. All apps are available to download for free.
Step-by-step first aid advice. Easy-to-use Spanish language toggle to switch translation inside the app. Fully integrated with 911 so you can call for help at any time. Safety tips for everything, from severe winter weather to hurricanes, earthquakes and tornadoes to help you prepare for emergencies.
Combines features of professional sound level meters and noise dosimeters into a single app and provides up-to-date informational screens on what noises are considered hazardous, how to conduct a noise measurement, how to properly select a hearing protector and guidelines for preventing hearing loss.
Real-time heat index and hourly forecasts as well as occupational safety and health recommendations from OSHA and NIOSH.
Interactive easy-to-use ladder safety app. Uses visual and sound signals to assist the user in positioning an extension ladder at an optimal angle.
Provides expert help for possible poisoning. Helps users decide if the poisoning is dangerous and requires medical attention.
Allows you to share important information with first responders when dialing an emergency.
Reviewed in 2021