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  • Green Tobacco Sickness- OSHA
    Workers who plant, cultivate and harvest tobacco are at risk of suffering from a form of nicotine poisoning known as “Green Tobacco Sickness”. This illness causes nausea and vomiting that can lead to hospitalization and lost work time. Tobacco workers suffering from Green Tobacco Sickness are at greater risk for heat illness—a potentially deadly condition.
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  • NECAS Fall Prevention Safety Tips
    Fall Prevention Safety Tips
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  • Aflatoxin
    Protect yourself against the harmful effects of aflatoxin and endotoxin!
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  • Agricultural Worker Protection Standard (WPS)
    This table summarizes key provisions in the EPA’s current WPS regulation and the 2015 revisions. It does not cover all of the details in the rule nor does it include all of the information needed to comply with the regulation.
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  • Farming and Respiratory Health
    This is a brochure featuring information about respiratory hazards on farms that can keep you from living and working the way you want to.
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  • Respirator Options Guide
    Agricultural Respirator Selection Guide- Use Only NIOSH Approved Respirators
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  • Respirator Decision Guide
    Which Respirator is Right for the Farm Work You Do?
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  • Hearing Loss Prevention Resource
    Hearing Loss Prevention Resource
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  • Avian Influenza
    The USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) reported that between December 2014 and July 2015 avian influenza (HPAI) H5 outbreak affected over 48 million birds in the US. The virus is spread through contact with fecal droppings, saliva and nasal discharges of infected birds.
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  • Respiratory Selection Guide
    Respiratory Selection Guide
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  • Pilates Guide
    Pilates for strengthening and flexibility - examples given in farm settings.
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  • Yoga Guide
    Example exercises to help with strength and flexibility. Postures are given with farm props or settings as examples.
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  • Head to Toe PPE - Female
    Personal protective equipment recommendations for females working around grain, swine, pesticides
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  • Farm Flood Health Threats: Risk Factors During Cold Weather Recovery
    Guidance for responding to flooding on farms during cold weather.
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  • Farm Flood Health Threats: Risk Factors During Recovery
    resource focusing on preventing illness and injury when responding to flooding on farms
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  • Head to Toe - Male
    Guidance for ag producers about personal protective equipment esp for grain, pesticides, and swine exposures.
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  • Head to Toe Grain & Livestock
    Guidance for selecting personal protective equipment - focus on grain and livestock
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  • Determine Your Head to Toe Protection
    Hand out to help agricultural producers decide what type of personal protective equipment they need.
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  • Cholinesterase Testing Protocol for Health Care Providers
    Guidance for healthcare providers about cholinesterase testing.
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  • Cholinesterase Testing Algorithm
    Algorithm for health care providers to advise workers and employers on cholinesterase testing.
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