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Health groups: OSHA rules needed for farmworkers

Posted Aug. 19, 2014 / Posted by: Kate Colwell

Farmers would have to post information for their workers on the pesticides being used if public health advocates had their way. Workers who experience potentially life-threatening exposure to a pesticide would be guaranteed treatment within four to five minutes, not 30 minutes.

HEALTH GROUPS: OSHA RULES NEEDED FOR FARMWORKERS

-Politico Morning Agriculture 8/19/14

 
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