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Hazard Communication - 2111951


Hazardous chemicals are found in approximately 7 million workplaces. In 1983 the Occupational Health & Safety Administration (OSHA) introduced the Hazard Communication Standard requiring a Hazard Communication Program to communicate workplace hazards to employees. OSHA is updating the standard to utilize the Global Harmonizing System (GHS). This online training program provides a clear explanation of the Hazard Communication standard, updates and the GHS


All employees and workers who may be exposed to hazardous chemicals in the workplace

Time Required

16 to 18 minutes

Topics Covered
  • Hazardous Chemicals and Routes of Entry
  • Introduction
  • Written Plan and the GHS
  • Hazard Classification
  • Required Elements of GHS Container Labels
  • Signal Words
  • Hazard and Precautionary Statements
  • Pictograms
  • Safety Data Sheets
Last edited by: schnettler 12/07/2017