To enable employees to recognize and understand the required elements of their company’s written hazard communication program, including how to identify and evaluate chemical hazards using Safety Data Sheets and chemical labels.
- Recognize the purpose, scope and elements of the hazard communication standard.
- Identify how chemical hazards are determined.
- Identify the purpose of a Safety Data Sheet, and its components.
- Identify chemicals and their hazards, through labeling and warning practices.
- Recognize the physical and health hazards inherent with common chemicals and certain occupational exposures in construction.
- Recognize the information and training required by OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard.
- How Hazards are Determined
- Safety Data Sheets
- Labels and Warnings
- Physical and Health Hazards
- Employee Information and Training
- 9 CFR 1910.1200, Appendix A – E
- OSHA Publication Number 3084
- OSHA Part 1910, Subpart Z
- The American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) listing of Threshold Limit Values for Chemical Substances and Physical Agents in the Work Environment