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    Environmental Surveillance and
    Toxicology Branch

    1100 West 49th Street
    Austin, Texas 78756

    Phone: 1-800-588-1248
    Fax: 512-776-7222

    epitox@dshs.texas.gov


Occupational Health Educational Materials


Presentations 

The Public Health Impact of Occupational Injury and Illness

Fatal Occupational Injuries2006 - 2010

Farmworker Exposure Underreporting - Texas pesticide exposure 2000-2010 at a glance; South Texas counties 2006-2010

 

Brochures

Asbestosis Brochures:

What Healthcare Providers Need to Know about Reporting Asbestosis

  • Target: health care providers
  • Purpose: to promote the reporting of asbestosis

Información sobre la exposición al asbesto en el lugar de trabajo

  • Público objetivo: trabajadores
  • Propósito: promover el estar conciente sobre la exposición al asbesto

Facts about Asbestos Exposure in the Workplace

  • Target: workers
  • Purpose: to promote the awareness of asbestos exposure

 

Silicosis Brochures:

What Healthcare Providers Need to Know about Reporting Silicosis

  • Target: healthcare providers
  • Purpose: to promote the reporting of asbestosis

Información sobre la exposición a la sílice en el lugar de trabajo

  • Público objetivo: trabajadores
  • Propósito: promover el estar conciente sobre la exposición a la sílice

Facts about Silica Exposure in the Workplace

  • Target: workers
  • Purpose: to promote the awareness of asbestos exposure

Pesticide Postcards:

Reporting Postcard "pdf" (94 KB)

  • Target: healthcare providers
  • Purpose: to promote the reporting of pesticide poisoning

Workers Postcard "pdf" (145 KB)

  • Target: occupations that work with disinfectants
  • Purpose: to promote the awareness of pesticide poisoning

Family Postcard "pdf" (253 KB)

  • Target: families that use pesticides/disinfectants
  • Purpose: to promote the awareness of pesticide poisoning

Familia Postcard "pdf" (172 KB)

  • Público al cual hoy nos dirigimos: familias hispanohablantes que usan pesticidas/desinfectantes
  • Propósito: fomentar el conocimiento sobre envenenamientos por el uso de pesticidas y desinfectantes

Pesticide Posters:

Pesticides in Your Path "pdf" (1.73 MB) - DSHS Publication No. E09-12821

  • Target: all audiences
  • Purpose: use as teaching tool to describe the potential locations where an individual may get exposed

Pesticide Brochures:

Pesticide Exposure brochure "pdf" (547 KB)

  • Target: health care providers
  • Purpose: to promote the reporting of pesticide poisoning

Pesticide Booklets:

Acute Occupational Pesticide Exposure to Disinfectants, Sanitizers and Sterilizers

  • Target: all audiences
  • Purpose: to promote the awareness of disinfectants, sanitizers, and sterilizers

Pesticide Fact sheets:

Pesticide Safety in the Workplace factsheet "pdf" (775 KB)

Chlorine Safety in Water Treatment Plants

Maps of Pesticide Incidence by County 2005 - 2007:

Incidence of Acute Occupational Pesticide Poisoning by County of Residence, Texas 2005
Incidence of Acute Occupational Pesticide Poisoning by County of Residence, Texas 2006
Incidence of Acute Occupational Pesticide Poisoning by County of Residence, Texas 2007

Maps of Pesticide Exposure Cases by County 2000 - 2010:

Acute Occupational Pesticide Poisoning Cases by County 2000 - 2010 "pdf" (346 KB)




Last updated June 24, 2019