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EPA Announces Revisions to Worker Protection Standard

Cesar Asuaje,right, teaching an on-the-job safety course to Spanish-speaking migrant workers. UF/IFAS Photo by Marisol Amador The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced revisions to the 1992 Agricultural Worker Protection Standard (WPS). This change is intended to improve workers health protections and make them comparable to the standards in other industries. These modifications affect many …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/05/07/epa-announces-revisions-to-worker-protection-standard/