OSHA issues English & Spanish guidance for protecting workers from mosquitos, Zika virus

Outdoor workers may be at the greatest risk of exposure to Zika virus in areas where mosquitoes—the main route of transmission—are spreading the disease. OSHA’s new QuickCards, available in English and Spanish, provide information for workers about how to protect themselves from mosquito bites when working outside.

QuickCards offer guidance on protecting outdoor workers from Zika virus

The QuickCards offer tips on wearing clothing to cover skin, and using insect repellent on exposed skin.