This website and training material were developed to give communities and promotores ways to help farm workers learn how to protect themselves from pesticide exposure.
To report a possible pesticide exposure, call your local County Agricultural Commissioner's office. You can get the number and be connected by calling toll-free 1-877-378-5463. You do not have to give your name.
How to be safe from pesticides at work
After Work: Staying safe for your family
Don't let pests have a party in your house
Get pests out of your house without using chemicals
Pesticides can be dangerous if they get in or on your body. Watch this video to learn the signs and symptoms of pesticide exposure
If you work in the community as a promotora, you have a wonderful opportunity to help people with the important issue of pesticide safety. Here are some ways to start talking about pesticides: