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Division 4 Agriculture

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Interpretations

Jurisdiction for farms when the farm's only employees are family members 8/23/11

Waterless Hand Sanitizer Use in Agriculture 7/8/11

Fish Hatcheries 2/25/11

Anhydrous Ammonia in Agricultural Farm Supply Businesses 10/15/10

Pesticide labels and eyewash requirements 8/2/07

Number of toilets per person in fixed work area 12/7/05

Division 4, Agriculture Clarifications 8/21/02

Using Orchard Ladders for other than orchard work 1/24/00


Program Directives

Inspection Criteria: Inspection Exemption for Agricultural Small Employers 5/4/15

Inspection Criteria: Scheduling Lists for Safety and Health Inspections 5/10/12

Local Emphasis Program (LEP): Field Sanitation 8/25/05

Local Emphasis Program (LEP): Pesticides 9/10/09

Water Quality Evaluation 6/17/16


Fact Sheets/Hazard Alerts/Technical Notes

Hazard Alert: Lime sulfur reacts to form deadly hydrogen sulfide gas 4/8/13

Hazard Alert: Ignition hazard from drilling into sealed frames of agricultural equipment NIOSH 7/6/98

Hazard Alert: Guidance For Controlling Potential Risks To Workers Exposed to Class B Biosolids NIOSH 7/10/02

Hazard Alert: Filbert harvesting equipment 4/28/16

Hazard Alert: Farm tractor use to move large bales NIOSH 7/20/01

Hazard Alert: Engulfment and suffocation in grain bins 10/3/11

Factsheet: All-terrain vehicles (ATVs) 2/8/16

Fact Sheet: Water temperatures referenced in Oregon OSHA's rules 11/20/12

Fact Sheet: Safety orientation for seasonal workers in agriculture 2/23/12

Fact Sheet: Safety committees and safety meetings - agriculture 1/5/11

Fact Sheet: Respiratory protection - agriculture, Russian version 11/7/07

Fact Sheet: Respiratory protection - agriculture 4/17/09

Fact Sheet: Protección de la respiración - agricultura 11/7/07

Fact Sheet: Personal protective equipment requirements for agriculture 3/27/13

Fact sheet: Hazard communication in agriculture - GHS training requirements 11/6/14

Fact Sheet: Field sanitation for agricultural hand labor 4/10/13

Fact Sheet: Chemical storage guidelines - agricultural pesticides and chemicals 11/28/06

Fact Sheet: Aluminum phosphide and fumigation management plans for structures 3/19/14

Fact Sheet: Aluminum phosphide and fumigation management plans for burrowing pests 3/19/14

Equipo para la cosecha de avellanas 5/31/16

Datos rápidos para trabajadores sobre las volcaduras de tractores
Quick facts for employees about tractor rollovers
6/30/11

Datos rápidos para trabajadores sobre comités de seguridad y reuniones de seguridad para trabajadores agrícolas
Quick facts for employees about safety committees and safety meetings for agriculture workers
3/25/11


Checklists and Fill-in Forms

Fumigation management plan for burrowing pests form


 

Publications | Education | Related | Video

Publications

Air You Breathe: Oregon OSHA's Respiratory Protection Guide for Agricultural Employers 2/29/16

Cold stress card 8/19/05

Cultivate a safe agricultural workplace 6/6/12

Field Sanitation Notice 8/19/09

Heat safety: Water. Rest. Shade. The work can't get done without them. 6/1/11

Heat stress card 8/19/05

Pesticide Use and Your Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Revised March 2014 3/3/14

Pesticide Worker Protection Standard Reference Guide 1/9/13

Safe practices when working around hazardous agricultural chemicals 6/30/15

Safe practices when working around hazardous agricultural chemicals - mobile version 7/17/15

Safety committees and safety meetings quick guide - agriculture 8/15/12

Sticker: Read before washing clothing worn while applying pesticides 2/15/11

Stopping for water keeps you going. 6/24/11

Warning labels and stickers 7/31/06

Aviso de Sanidad en el Campo 8/19/09

Con agua uno rinde mas. 6/24/11

Prácticas de Seguridad Cuando se Trabaja con Químicos Agrícolas Peligrosos 8/19/05

Prácticas de Seguridad Cuando se Trabaja con Químicos Agrícolas Peligrosos - versión para teléfono celular 7/17/15

Seguridad sobre el calor: Agua. Sombra. Descansos. Sin ellos no se puede trabajar. 6/1/11

Sticker: Léa, antes de lavar la ropa que usó mientras aplicaba pesticidas 2/15/11

Tarjeta de Estrés por el Calor 8/19/05

Tarjeta de Estrés por el Frío 8/19/05


Education and training

Online Courses / Current Workshops

All Class Materials

PESO: Bilingual training for employers with Hispanic workers


Tools and resources

Agricultural information on the web

Agriculture Employer Advisory Committee

Does your agricultural labor housing have lead-based paint or asbestos-containing materials?

Preamble to Hazard Communications Standard for agrucultural employers, and twelve other rules (Final rule adopted 08/08/14, AO 3-2014)

Preambles to Final Rules

Summary of Comments and Agency Decisions to Agriculture - Subdivisions I and Z (Final rule adopted 9/19/12, AO 4-2012)

Summary of Comments and Agency Decisions to Hazard Communications Standard for agrucultural employers, and twelve other rules (Final rule adopted 08/08/14, AO 3-2014)


Video/DVD Library

Look for Agriculture videos on our Resource Center Website

Streaming or download video


Related information

Can you identify fatal hazards on your farm or ranch? OHSU, OR-FACE

Federal OSHA's Campaign to Prevent Heat Illness in Outdoor Workers

Washington State Dept of Labor & Industries Agriculture information

Washington State's Hop Dust and Respiratory Disease Fact Sheet