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  • National Ag Safety Database (NASD) - A database of materials devoted to increased safety, health and injury prevention in agriculture. Has considerable information listed under various safety topics. Videos on pesticides are listed under "Chemicals/Pesticides". Pesticide subtopics include Laws, Pesticides -- General, Pesticide Labels, Pesticide Mixing/Loading/Application, Poisoning, Sprayer Calibration. Also has Worker Protection Standard information. This site is produced by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).
  • CropLife America - formerly American Crop Protection Association, has two pages of special interest: Stewardship, which includes agricultural worker and handler information, and Publications, which includes stewardship, but also has a number of publications on various aspects of agricultural pesticide use, including food quality and safety, IPM, and water quality.
  • Chemical Safety - Chemicals are the foundation of a modern society, but also present risks. The Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board is an independent federal agency that serves as a resource in the effort to enhance industrial safety. The Board is dedicated to industrial chemical safety and protecting workers, the public and the environment.
  • EPA Worker Protection Standard Publications - Some are PDF documents, some are HTML and some are order only from the The National Agriculture Compliance Assistance Center.
  • EPA Ag Center Compliance Fact Sheets - Fact sheets on compliance with EPA agricultural programs, especially the Worker Protection Standard (WPS). Easy-to-understand explanations of many compliance-related subjects. Fact Sheets are in HTML, PDF.
  • EPA Publications and Resources - EPA's Office of Pesticide Programs Pesticide Safety Programs site.

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