Free Training for Healthcare Providers - OEHHA offers educational courses to health care providers on the recognition, treatment, and reporting of pesticide-related illness. Courses are available on-line or on-site. Each course is approximately one hour, and continuing education credits may be provided.
Safe Cleanup of Fire Ash (pdf) Fire ash from forest fires is relatively nontoxic, however ash may contain small amounts of cancer-causing chemicals and may irritate the respiratory system. This report summarizes safe ways to remove ash to avoid exposure.