Fact Sheets

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Jan 10, 2017
Pesticide use and your personal protective equipment (PPE)

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHAPubs/1018.pdf

This Oregon OSHA factsheet addresses the use of pesticides and personal protective equipment.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Mar 01, 2014
Oregon OSHA Fact Sheet Plus: Aluminum phosphide and Fumigation Management Plans (FMPs) for burrowing pests

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHAPubs/factsheets/fs54.pdf

This Oregon OSHA Fact Sheet addresses in English aluminum phosphide and fumigation management Plans for burrowing pests.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Feb 01, 2013
Preventing worker illness from indoor pesticide exposure

http://cdph.ca.gov/programs/ohsep/Pages/IndoorPest.aspx

California Department of Public Health, Occupational Health Branch offers fact sheets and other educational materials about indoor pesticide use.

Source: CDPH

Aug 01, 2012
Pesticide Hazard Alert: Pesticides used to treat bed bugs can make you sick

http://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/ohsep/Documents/BedBugAlert.pdf

The California Department of Public Health’s Occupational Pesticide Illness Prevention Program (OPIPP) has published a new pesticide hazard alert about getting rid of bed bugs safely.

Source: CDPH

Mar 01, 2010
Pesticide use and your personal protective equipment (PPE)

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHAPubs/1018.pdf

This Oregon OSHA factsheet addresses the use of pesticides and personal protective equipment.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Jan 10, 2010
http://www.cdpr.ca.gov/docs/whs/psisenglish.htm

http://www.cdpr.ca.gov/docs/whs/psisenglish.htm

DPR Worker Health and Safety Branch developed Pesticide Safety Information Series leaflets primarily as a training aid for employees. The documents are available in English and Spanish.

Source: CDPR

Sep 01, 2009
Protect Yourself from Pesticides - Protejase de los Pesticidas

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHApubs/4856.pdf

Pesticides may be on trees, plants, and soil; in surface water; or drifting from nearby applications. Los pesticidas pueden estar en los arboles, plantas, tierra, agua superficial, o dejándose llevar por aplicaciones cercanas.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Jan 01, 2007
Oregon OSHA Fact Sheet Plus: Storage of agricultural pesticides and chemicals

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHAPubs/factsheets/fs23.pdf

This fact sheet will help you make decisions about storing pesticides on your farm or ranch and offers suggestions for good practices in addition to telling you what Oregon OSHA rules require.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Dec 01, 2005
National Ag Safety Database

http://www.nasdonline.org/index.html

This database from contains hundreds of factsheets on all types of ag health and safety issues.

Source: NASD