Worker Protection Standard publications
Cultivate a safe agricultural workplace
Includes smart practices for 39 work-related topics that can help employers achieve a safer workplace.
Fact Sheet: Safety orientation for seasonal workers in agriculture
This fact sheet explains the requirements of 437-004-0240, Safety Orientation for Seasonal Workers, which applies to agricultural employers who hire seasonal workers.
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.
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