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close this bookPesticide Safety for Farmworkers - Uso seguro de pesticidas para los trabajadores del campo (Peace Corps, 1994, 26 p.)
View the documentInformation
View the documentAcknowledgements
View the documentReconocimientos
View the documentPreface
View the documentPrefacio
View the documentSigns and symptoms of pesticide poisoning
View the documentSeñales de envenenamiento con pesticidas
View the documentVery serious symptoms
View the documentSintomas peligrosos
View the documentFirst aid: What to do in case of an accident
View the documentPrimeros auxilios: Que puede hacer en caso de un accidente
View the documentResidues
View the documentResiduos
View the documentWork clothes
View the documentRopa de trabajo
View the documentDo's: Safe pesticide practices
View the documentHaga lo siguiente
View the documentDont's: Unsafe pesticide practices
View the documentNo haga esto
View the documentThe label
View the documentLa etiqueta
View the documentRe-entry period
View the documentEl tiempo de reingreso
View the documentWorker protection standards
View the documentLas reglas para la protección de todos los trabajadores

Do's: Safe pesticide practices

Cover your skin when working-long sleeves, pants, hat, socks & shoes or boots, and gloves that can be properly cleaned.

Wash hands and face with soap and water before eating, drinking, smoking or going to the bathroom.

Wash with soap and water and shampoo your hair after work each day.

Wash fruits and vegetables from the field before eating.

Cover your children's skin if they are with you at work.

Put pesticides up in an area safe from children.

Wash your work clothes with detergent and hot water before wearing them again.

Wash your clothes separately from other laundry.

Wash your hands and arms after putting work clothes into the washing machine.