OSHA's New HazCom Rule: Complying with the New Standard
Recording Price: $199.00
(Includes Proprietary Materials)
OSHA has updated Hazard Communication Standard by adopting the Global Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labeling of chemicals. As of December 1st, employers are now expected to comply with the training requirements of the new standard or they can be cited and fined. In this 60-minute webinar you and your team will learn:
Clear explanations of the new Hazard Communication Standard (HCS)
What the Global Harmonized System (GHS) is and who it impacts
Important changes to the MSDS format and training requirements
Tips for keeping your HazCom program compliant with the new standard
New HazCom Rule: What Employers Need to Know
New labeling requirements and standardization of substances
Changes to the format of Safety Data Sheets (SDS)
Employee and contractor training requirements
Complying with the Hazard Communication Standard
How to read the new label and Safety Data Sheet
Understanding new formats, pictograms & signal words
What you can do to keep your HCS program up to date
Understanding the Global Harmonized Standard (GHS)
Why the US has adopted the GHS
Key areas impacted by GHS
What changes mean to employers today
Live Question & Answer Session - Have your specific HCS questions answered!
About The Speaker
Adele L. Abrams, Esq., CSMP is nationally recognized as a leading authority on occupational safety and health legal issues. She is an attorney who represents employers in OSHA litigation nationwide and is also a Certified Mine Safety Professional.
Ms. Abrams is a frequent author on safety, health and legal compliance issues, including writing columns in "Aggregates Manager" and "Pallet Central" magazines, articles in "Professional Safety" and "Compliance," writing for ASSE publications and co-authoring several books including the widely reviewed "Construction Safety Management and Engineering".
Ms. Abrams is a regular presenter at prestigious safety conferences like the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), where she specializes in providing real-world solutions to real-world problems.
The Hazard Communication Standard is OSHA's most cited standard, and now OSHA has implemented rule changes. This 60-minute program will give safety managers a clear understanding of the new standard, and specific examples of MSDS and labeling requirements.