Regardless of position, all field employees undergo training in good practices, environmental programs and safety techniques, as well as systematic instructions on the safe application of crop protection products. These training programs are formalized in the Company’s management systems. Through continuous investment in education, the Company facilitates safe work habits, prevents many hazardous situations and promotes a healthy environment for its workers.

Employees of every country where Dole operates are also given publications, such as leaflets, magazines, posters, training handouts and manuals, detailing the Company’s expansive Corporate Responsibility programs.