"Chemical Hazards: Know the Facts"
Author: Wagner, Daniel S.
Published In: Facilities Manager
Date: July/august 2006
Discusses the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200), which is designed to provide employees with the critical information they need to reduce exposure to hazardous materials, substitute less hazardous materials, and establish safe work practices. Covers Material Safety Data Sheets, container labeling, and employee training, written hazard communication program. Includes information on enforcement of the standard and the responsibilities of employers in regard to hazardous chemicals.
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