ACA's Occupational Health and Safety and Product Stewardship Cornmittees jointly hosted a conference in Baltimore on November 28-29 on "The New OSHA Hazard Communication Standard: Integrating the Globally Harmonized System (GHS).
What does HAZCOM stand for?
HAZCOM stands for Hazard Communication
This definition appears very frequently
- Health Action Zone (est. 1977; initiative; UK)
- Heat Affected Zone
- Hike Arizona (online forum)
- HIV/AIDS Zimbabwe (charity)
- Hazard Analysis
- Hazard Categorization
- Hazardous Characterization
- Heart of America Z Car Club
- Hazardous Chemicals
- Hazard Classification
- Hazard Communication
- Hazardous Condition
- Hazards in Construction
- Hazardous Substance Release/Health Effects Database
- Hazardous Declaration (shipping)
- Hangtown Association of Zymurgy Enthusiasts (homebrew club)
- Homogeneous Assembly Zero Energy Laboratory
- Hazard Identification (risk analysis)
- Hersteld Apostolische Zending Kerk (Dutch: Restored Apostolic Mission Church)
- Hazardous Location
Samples in periodicals archive:
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued final revisions to the Hazard Communication Standard on March 20, aligning it with the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals.
com)-- The US Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has officially extended its review period for OSHA's revised Hazard Communication Standard (GHS).
Hazard Communication * Does the practice maintain a list of all chemicals it uses?
Editorial carries information on such topics as hazardous medications, monitoring exposure, dangerous equipment, injury logs, employee hazard communications, useful actions to reduce or avoid liability, new OSHA form changes and filing requirements, model policies, preparing and undergoing inspections, and record-keeping.
Training topics include forklift training, hazard communication, respiratory protection, confined spaces, fall protection, PPE, and other regulatory and safety issues.
In the skilled nursing facility arena, the publication in rapid succession of multiple mandatory standards addressing hazard communication made OSHA the second most-active regulatory agency in the mid-to late 1990s, surpassed only by HCFA and the state regulatory agencies that carry out its survey and enforcement activities.
The state of WHMIS and the Future of Hazard Communication in Canada within a Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Here today: On October 31, 1988, the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS), Canada's hazard communication standard, came into effect.