Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) petitioning the agency to provide relief from the implementation dates for labels and Safety Data Sheets (SDS) under the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) for chemical product formulators.
What does HAZCOM stand for?
HAZCOM stands for Hazard Communication
This definition appears very frequently
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Samples in periodicals archive:
The elements in the GHS supply a mechanism to meet the basic requirement of any hazard communication system.
0S1-1As Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) addresses this requirement.
They cover basic chemical safety precautions, the most common causes of hazards in chemical manufacturing, OSHA's chemical manufacturing standards requirements, OSHA's chemical manufacturing training requirements, and interpretation of OSHA's Hazard Communication standard.
On 16 March 2004 the agency announced its new Hazard Communication Initiative, through which it will develop materials to guide chemical manufacturers and importers in developing material safety data sheets, conducting employee safety training, and assessing published data to determine chemical hazards.
We are also concerned about hazard communication and chemical safety issues.
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.