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FUMIGATION WORKER SAFETY • 101

SIDEBAR 10

Limited Work Hours for Fumigation Workers

MAXIMUM WORK

HOURS IN A 24-HOUR

MAXIMUM

PERIOD

APPLICATION RATE

FUMIGATION METHOD/ ACTIVITIES

4*

200 lbs

4*

400 lbs

4* 3* 4 7

400 lbs

4* 4* 4 7

250 lbs

4* 3* 4 7

400 lbs

2* 4 7

225 lbs

Nontarpaulin/Shallow/Bed Application Equipment Driving

Nontarpaulin/Deep/Broadcast Application Equipment Driving

Tarpaulin/Shallow/Broadcast Application Equipment Driving

Shoveling, Copiloting Tarpaulin Cutting Tarpaulin Removal

Tarpaulin/Shallow/Bed Application Equipment Driving

Shoveling, Copiloting Tarpaulin Cutting Tarpaulin Removal

Tarpaulin/Deep/Broadcast Application Equipment Driving

Shoveling, Copiloting Tarpaulin Cutting Tarpaulin Removal

Drip System—Hot Gas Applicators

Tarpaulin Cutting Tarpaulin Removal

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    If the actual methyl bromide application rate is less than the maximum application rate shown in the chart above for the particular fumigation method used, the maximum work hours may be increased in accordance with the following formula:

maximum application rate for method actual application rate

maximum

revised maximum

work hours in a

work hours in a

24-hour period

24-hour period

Tarp Repair. The property operator must provide a “tarp repair response plan” to the county agricultural commissioner. This plan must identify the responsibilities of the licensed pest control business or the permittee regarding detection of tarp damage and repair. The plan must indicate the people responsible for repair. It must

also specify when tarp repair must be conducted, and it must consider

  • hazards to the public, residents, or workers

  • the proximity to occupied struc- tures

  • the size of the damaged area or areas

  • the timing of the damage

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