Report Exposure: Department of Health Services, Office of Environmental Health

Phone: 602-364-3118
Report Online:

Pesticide Reporting Requirements

Required to Report: Yes
What to Report?: Any Pesticide-Related Exposure
Timeframe to Report Injury or Exposure: Five working days
Who is Required to Report?: Physicians, Hospitals, Other health professionals.
SENSOR partnership with NIOSH:

Pesticide Poisoning Prevention Program - (technical support from NIOSH):  

Coverage for Farm Workers: Required
Limitations: farmworkers are not separately mentioned.
Statute: Ariz. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 23-901(6) (2009)
Coverage for Undocumented Workers: Yes
Case Law: Ariz. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 23-901(6)(b) (2009) (defining employee to include "aliens . . . legally or illegally permitted to work for hire").
Benefits Available for Undocumented Workers: Undocumented worker was awarded medical, surgical, and hospital benefits and temporary compensation from the date of his injury through the date he was found to be medically stationary. Gamez v. Indus. Comm'n of Arizona, 141 P.3d 794, 795 (Ariz. Ct. App. 2006). He was denied further benefits because they were deemed medically unnecessary. Id., 141 P.3d at 796.