Agricultural Safety

PNASH Featured Resources

Practical Solutions for Pesticide Safety: Protecting Agricultural Pesticide Handlers

Orchard Injuries

Sexual Harassment Prevention

Heat Illness Prevention

Partnership for Dairy Safety and Health 

Pesticides and Health

Wildfire Smoke Safety

Partner Resources

AgrAbility through education and assistance, AgrAbility enhances quality of life for agricultural workers with disabilities.

Farm Safety For Just Kids offers both materials for parents and children on farm safety.

Farm Safety Links from MEDLINEplus

Farm Safety & Health Information Clearinghouse is a comprehensive site managed by the University of Minnesota.

National Agricultural Library is a prime source for world-wide access to agricultural information.

The National Agricultural Safety Database (NASD)  is an online collection of information about health, safety and injury prevention in agriculture. The site in maintained by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.

The Pacific Northwest Extension Service has a number of fact sheets in their Farm Safety Series (English and Spanish)

PNASH Resources

Shine a light on safety

Shine a Light on Safety: Outdoor UV Exposure Prevention

This resource offers guidance on understanding and preventing outdoor UV exposure for cannabis growers and workers.

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2018 Smoke Study

This student-led research study showed that farmworkers had little or no information about how to protect themselves from wildfire smoke.

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Wildfire Smoke Posters, Guides, Checklists

Developed by the Western Center for Agricultural Health and Safety (WCAHS). Available in Spanish and English.

PNASH Research

Washington State Dairy Safety Network

WA SHIP 2019-2022 | Elena Austin, DSc, MS

The Dairy Safety Network project brings bilingual and bicultural safety materials and training opportunities to Northwest dairy owners and managers.

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Etiquetas Bilingües de Pesticidas/Bilingual Pesticide Safety Project

Multiple Sponsors 2019-2022 | Kit Galvin, MPH, CIH

This project is developing mobile device apps with health, safety, and environmental information from EPA agricultural pesticide labels in English with contextual Spanish translations.

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Prevention of Occupational Exposure to Pesticide Drift

NIOSH 2016-2022 | Richard Fenske, Ph.D, MPH and Edward Kasner, Ph.D, MPH

Pesticide drift is a long-standing issue in the Pacific Northwest, especially for the tree fruit industry and workforce.

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