Medical Surveillance Policy

Date First Published on SafetySmart Compliance: February 21st, 2012
Topics: Hazwoper & Emergency Response |

 

BENEFITS

 

Section 1910.120(f) of the Hazwoper Standard requires employers to institute a medical surveillance program to monitor the health of employees exposed to hazardous chemicals at the sites of cleanup operations.

 

HOW TO USE THIS TOOL

 

Here’s an example of a basic medical surveillance policy that you can adapt and include as part of your site-specific health and safety plan required by Hazwoper.