Worker Protection Standard

Print Version

A wealth of information designed to help cotton producers comply with the Worker Protection Standard is available in this series of newsletters and information sheets. Training of workers and handlers, the use and maintenance of personal protection equipment and guidance on understanding the regulation itself are covered in this series developed in cooperation with the Environmental Protection Agency. All files are available as PDF files.
 
2004
Be Smart, Be Safe with Farm Chemicals
Information on the Worker Protection Standard prepared for the Progressive Farmer Farm Safety Day Camp (69K PDF file)
 
2001
Worker Protection Standard Info Sheet 3, Spring 2001
Establishing A Central Location for Information On A Cotton Farm (69k PDF file)
 
Worker Protection Standard Info Sheet 2, Spring 2001
Training Workers and Handlers on a Cotton Farm (71k PDF file)
 
Worker Protection Standard Info Sheet 1, Spring 2001
Understanding the Regulation (70k PDF file)
 
1999
Worker Protection Standard Info Sheet 6, Winter 1999
Cotton Producers Working with Aerial and Ground Applicators (116k)
 
Worker Protection Standard Info Sheet 5, Winter 1999
Notification: Oral/Posting (135k)
 
Worker Protection Standard Info Sheet 4, Winter 1999
Protection of Irrigation Workers on a Cotton Farm (117k)
 
Worker Protection Standard Info Sheet 3, Winter 1999
Decontamination Sites on a Cotton Farm (117k)
 
Worker Protection Standard Info Sheet 2, Winter 1999
Coping with the Restricted Entry Interval (REI) for Pesticide Use In Cotton (116k)
 
Worker Protection Standard Info Sheet 1, April 1999
Preparing for a Recordkeeping Audit (95k)
 
Worker Protection Standard Newsletter Vol 1 Number 5
Cotton Production: Post Season Activities (867k)
 
Worker Protection Standard Newsletter Vol 1 Number 4
Cotton Production: Late-Season (106k)
 
Worker Protection Standard Newsletter Vol 1 Number 3
Cotton Production: Early Mid-Season (763k)
 
Worker Protection Standard Newsletter Vol 1 Number 2
Cotton Production: Beginning the Season (continued) (120k)
 
Worker Protection Standard Newsletter Vol 1 Number 1
Cotton Production: Beginning the Season (90k)