Cultivate a safe agricultural workplace
Includes smart practices for 39 work-related topics that can help employers achieve a safer workplace.
Fact Sheet: Aluminum phosphide and Fumigation Management Plans for burrowing pests
Describes Aluminum phosphide health hazards and how to prepare a fumigation management plan for burrowing pests
Fact Sheet: Aluminum phosphide and Fumigation Management Plans for structures
Describes Aluminum phosphide health hazards and how to prepare a fumigation management plan for structures
Fact Sheet: Chemical storage guidelines - agricultural pesticides and chemicals
Describes where to store agricultural pesticides and chemicals, characteristics of "safe" storage facilities, safe practices for storing chemicals, and how to respond to emergencies
Describe como trabajadores de actividades forestales pueden protegerse de los pesticidas. Se conforma a los requisitos del Estándar de Protección de Trabajadores.Describes how forest activities workers can protect themselves from pesticides. Meets the posting requirements for the Worker Protection Standard.
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Hazard Alert: Lime sulfur reacts to form deadly hydrogen sulfide gas
Pesticide Emphasis Program Annual Reports
Oregon OSHA and the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Region 10 Pesticides and Toxics Unit, collaborate on pesticide safety issues. Oregon OSHA enforces the Worker Protection Standard, which is supplemented with a pesticide emphasis program. This report is the annual review of the pesticide emphasis program.
Pesticide Use and Your Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Revised March 2014
This publication helps employers and employees understand the requirements for personal protective equipment (PPE) that are listed on pesticide product labels. It gives general advice about best practices for cleaning, maintaining, and storing PPE along with guidelines for choosing the most effective PPE from head to toe.
Pesticide Worker Protection Standard Reference Guide
Describes what employers must do to comply with the Worker Protection Standard.
Safe practices when working around hazardous agricultural chemicals
Covers safe practices for employees who do hand-labor work. Available in other languages; call the Oregon OSHA Resource Center for information.
Sticker: Léa, antes de lavar la ropa que usó mientras aplicaba pesticidas
¡La ropa que usó mientras aplicaba pesticidas puede estar contaminada!
Sticker: Read before washing clothing worn while applying pesticides