For Health Care Providers - Workplace Health and Safety Links
Physician Education Module on Pesticide Illness
Guidelines for Physicians Monitoring Workers for Pesticide Illness - Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA)
Who Should Report a Pesticide Illness or Injury?
Physicians must report any case of suspected pesticide illness to their county health officer who will complete a
Pesticide Illness Report (PDF)
If the case is suspected to be work-related, the physician must also complete a
Doctor’s First Report or DFR (PDF) , which is sent to the Division of Workers’ Compensation.
Employers must report any suspected work-related injury or illness by completing an
Employer’s First Report (PDF).
For immediate assistance regarding a pesticide poisoning call the Poison Control Center (1- 800-222-1222).