New DEOHS-led project develops VR simulations to protect health and safety of forest workers who fend off wildfires
Providing pesticide safety solutions for the agricultural workplace, especially for handheld equipment.
See below for new guidance and resources from state and federal authorities to help improve workplace safety and meet requirements for your region.
One of the primary goals of the PNASH Center is to provide opportunities for student research and mentorship. Every year, the PNASH Center is fortunate to have talented and passionate students involved in our research.
Heat illness is a serious concern for agriculture workers, but Erica Chavez Santos and the HEAT team are working to turn down the temperature of this serious health and safety risk.
Indoor air cleaners and education reduced symptoms and hospital visits for rural children with asthma, according to UW study
PNASH is compiling resources for our partners in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Alaska, including materials in Spanish. Conditions are changing constantly. Check back regularly.
DEOHS and other UW researchers team up with Washington farmworkers to make better health accessible to all
First-of-its-kind mobile app developed by DEOHS provides pesticide safety information in Spanish
In Washington’s Yakima Valley, a DEOHS student taps the power of community to help improve access to safe water
DEOHS research will inform WA state efforts to protect farmworkers from pesticide exposure
Farmworker stories and DEOHS research inform new training video to prevent sexual harassment of agricultural workers