Pesticidas

TAKE THE STEPS TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM PESTICIDES:

 

1. Evacuate the area immediately.

  • You cannot be forced to continue working

  • You cannot be fired

 

2. Go to a doctor.

  • Your employer is responsible for providing transportation

  • You do not have to pay for care

  • Ask to do blood tests and analyze clothes (keep it in a plastic bag)

 

3. Inform the authorities.

 

Call Commissioner for Agriculture:

 

  • (661) 868-6300 - Kern County

  • (559) 685-3323 - Tulare County

  • (559) 456-7510 - Fresno County

  • (951) 955- 3045 - Riverside County

 

4. Takes Notes.

 

  • Take notes of everything that happened including witnesses.