What are my Responsibilities?

First, confirm that the WPS applies to you:


Under the Worker Protection Standard (WPS), a person might be a worker, a handler, a worker employer a handler employer, a commercial pesticide handler employer (CPHE), a labor contractor, and a crop advisor. It all depends on the activities performed. In order to learn about your responsibilities, let's see which roles you play.

Check each box that matches your work, and we'll show you what that means under the WPS. Please check all that apply:

Based on your answers, it sounds like you have the following roles under the Worker Protection Standard:

Agricultural Worker

You checked this box, so you may be an agricultural worker.

Pesticide Handler

You checked this/these box(es), so you may be a pesticide handler.

Ag. Employer

You checked this/these box(es), so you may be an agricultural employer.

Commercial Pesticide Handler Employer

You checked this box, so you may be a commercial pesticide handler employer.

Crop Advisor

You checked this/these box(es), so you may be a crop advisor.

Trainer of Workers

You checked this box, so you may be a trainer of workers.

Trainer of Handlers

You checked this box, so you may be a trainer of handlers.

Labor Contractor

You checked this box, so you may be a labor contractor.