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Over half of this manufacturing company’s workers are temporary; the hazards there both repeat and threaten permanent injury. OSHA has fined them $207,100.
Here’s a look at the proposed changes, who they affect, what they require and when they would take effect.
Here’s a Checklist of the 16 changes contained in the OSHA proposal.
OSHA samplings detected lead, cadmium and inorganic arsenic in a KS facility that produces personalized bar and glassware, apparel and business items.
Now that GHS training is done, what are the next steps in complying with GHS rules?
Furnish your workers with the right information for complying with new GHS training requirements.
GHS is the biggest thing to happen to Hazcom since Hazcom itself. But if you’re an employer, the transition should prove more than manageable.
What GHS training you must provide, who you must provide it to and when you must provide it.
Just providing GHS training isn’t enough; you must verify workers actually understand it.
It can be a challenge to train workers and impart safety messages when some of these employees speak limited English, but you are legally required to do so.