This course provides an overview of the requirements of OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR §1910.1200) and chemical safety information covered under the OSHA Laboratory Safety Standard (29 CFR §1910.1450).
Specific elements covered include
- chemical hazards,
- use of Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and hazard labels, and
- chemical storage, use, and handling.
The employee will learn the basic issues that will serve as a foundation for job-specific chemical safety that should be provided by the worker's supervisor. Application is intended for all employees covered under the OSHA Hazard Communication and Laboratory Safety Standards.