Re: Pesticides in Workplace and exposure
Posted by PRS on 2/14/04
I looked at the website. They serve as regulators of Pesticide
companies. Does not say anything about workplace safety issues
and regulation of employees spraying pesticides at will.
On 2/14/04, RPenn wrote:
> Check requirements of Texas Structural Pest Control Board.
> On 2/14/04, PRS wrote:
>> I need to know if OSHA or EPA provides regulation for usage
>> of pesticides in a workplace such as a Courthouse in
>> Texas. I am unable to find this information. Are there
>> employer guidelines as to when an extermination / spraying
>> takes place and employee notification of spraying before it
>> occurs. This pertains to Texas. I have a patient who went
>> into anaphylatic shock after sitting in a chair that had
>> been recently sprayed. She reported people in her office
>> sprayed when they wanted to. No one else in the office has
>> been affected so they are not taking any protective
>> Thank you.
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