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Chemical Safety (HazCom) GHS - FREE CLASS - Construction or General Industry English

The second most cited violation. OSHA’s New Hazard Communication Standard GHS - Globally Harmonized System of Classification & Labeling of Chemicals “Exposure to hazardous chemicals is one of the most serious dangers facing American workers today,” said Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis. “Revising OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard will improve the quality, consistency and clarity of hazard information that workers receive, making it safer for workers to do their jobs and easier for employers to stay competitive in the global marketplace.”

Who should attend? 
All workers, supervisors, managers, and owners should attend this course to learn what their roles and responsibilities are under OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard.

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  • Hazard classification: This 4 hour class provides specific criteria for classification of health and physical hazards.
  • Labels: Chemical manufacturers and importers are required to provide a label that includes a harmonized signal word pictogram, and hazard statement for each hazard class and category. Precautionary statements must also be provided.
  • Safety Data Sheets: Learn the new specified 16-section format.
  • Information and training: Employers are required to train workers by December 1, 2013 on the new labels elements and safety data sheets format to facilitate recognition and understanding.

Participants will receive

  • LWSC Completion Card or
  • LWSC Completion Certificate
  • Letter of Completion for Company Files