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Understanding the GHS and HAZCOM for safer workplaces

Workplaces with potentially harmful chemicals should stay in strict compliance with the latest HAZCOM guidelines. If your organization’s facilities contain potentially harmful chemicals, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Hazard Communication Standard is a major part of both compliance and … Continue reading

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Keep the Workplace Educated on GHS and HazCom standards

Most of us deal with chemicals in our daily tasks at work.  Though you may have been trained on ones you work with, it is easy to forget about hazards and potential dangers.  As an employer, it is always beneficial … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget – GHS Training Deadline December 1st!

Don’t forget by December 1st all employees must be trained on the GHS updates to OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard. OSHA provides an easy-to-understand table outlining the effective dates for phasing in the new requirements of the Globally Harmonized System. Mastery … Continue reading

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Chemical Hazards at Work; Are You at Risk?

The risk of coming in contact with hazardous materials is present in a variety of workplaces, including industries that may not seem so apparent.  For instance, ordinary cleansers we come into contact with daily can be toxic, flammable or even … Continue reading

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GHS Training Deadlines are Quickly Approaching

As the summer months wind down, an important deadline for employee training completion is fast approaching and it affects a multitude of industries.  This deadline is for the new Global Harmonization System (GHS) for chemical labeling and handling. In order to … Continue reading

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