Illnesses and Injuries Related to Pesticide Exposure – 2012

Back to Pesticide Illness Surveillance Reports and Data

DPR scientists evaluate illnesses according to their potential relationship to exposure and record many data variables for each incident. The PISP database helps validate the effectiveness of exposure control measures and identifies areas where improvements are needed.

The following summary tables provide various breakdowns of illness and injury data associated with pesticide exposure in 2011.

Illnesses/Injuries Associated with Pesticide Exposure:

Hospitalization and Disability:

Agricultural Drift Cases:

Agricultural Pesticide Residue Illness/Injuries:

Incidents in California Schools, PDF (76 kb), 2012


For content questions, contact:
Lucy Graham
Phone: (916) 445-4190
E-mail: Lucy.Graham@cdpr.ca.gov