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Chemicals And Drugs (Warnings)

Volume 14: debated on Tuesday 8 December 1981

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asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if Her Majesty's Government are satisfied that adequate warnings and safeguards are provided for farmers who mix chemicals and drugs on their farms.

Yes. Product labels bear appropriate warnings, and further safeguards are provided by the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and related regulations, through the issue of advisory literature, and through safety inspections on farms.