Temporary Housing for Workers

Chapter 296-833, WAC

Effective Date: 12/01/02


Employee first aid and communicable disease reporting

WAC 296-833-600

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Your responsibility:

To guard the general health of your employees by providing first-aid facilities and reporting communicable diseases.

You must:

Provide first-aid facilities

Report communicable diseases

WAC 296-833-60005

Provide first-aid facilities.

You must:

  • Provide and maintain adequate first-aid facilities
  • and
  • Make sure a person trained in first aid is in charge of the first-aid facilities.



See WAC 296-800-150, First Aid, in the Core Rules book for requirements for first-aid training and supplies.


WAC 296-833-60010

Report communicable diseases.

You must:

  • Immediately report to the local health officer:
    • - The name and address of any individual in the camp known to or suspected of having a communicable disease listed in the Department of Health's list of notifiable conditions, chapter 246-101 WAC
    • - Any suspected food poisoning
    • - Any unusual occurrence of:
      • Fever
      • Diarrhea
      • Sore throat
      • Vomiting
      • Jaundice

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