Resources & Links

Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act (MSPA)
https://www.dol.gov/agencies/whd/agriculture/mspa

The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
https://www.dol.gov/whd/flsa

Worker Protection Standard for Agricultural Pesticides
https://www.epa.gov/pesticide-worker-safety/agricultural-worker-protection-standard-wps


Additional WPS Resources

Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) Summary
https://www.epa.gov/laws-regulations/summary-federal-insecticide-fungicide-and-rodenticide-act


Overview of FIFRA

National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA)
http://www.nasda.org/

The Hazard Communication Standard (HCS)
https://www.osha.gov/dsg/hazcom/

Where to find MSDS sheets online
http://www.ilpi.com/msds/

Pesticide Applicator Certification and Training Fact Sheet
https://www.nasda.org/foundation/pesticide-applicator-certification-and-training

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