Prove Verification of Effectiveness of GHS Training

Date First Published on SafetySmart Compliance: July 2nd, 2012
Topics: GHS Transition | HazCom |

Verifying training of GHSTHE PROBLEM:

Under GHS, employers must ensure that all workers exposed to hazardous chemicals received appropriate safety information and training by Dec. 1, 2013. Simply providing GHS safety training and information isn’t enough. You must also ensure that such training and information is understandable and understood by the workers who receive it.



You can use the Model Form to prove your company verified that workers understood the GHS training provided. Update the form each time you test your workers’ GHS knowledge and keep it in their training or personnel file. As with any model form, you’ll need to adapt the form to reflect your methods of verification