5 Ways to Avoid OSHA Fines for HazCom

Posted by Selin Hoboy on Wed, Mar 12, 2014 @ 10:04 PM

In March 2012, OSHA announced incorporation of provisions of the United Nations’ Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS). The revised Hazard Communication (HazCom) Standard provides employees with the right to know and understand about hazardous chemicals and how to protect themselves. 

Did You Miss the HazCom Deadline?

As one of the top areas for OSHA citations, the Hazard Communication Standard (1910.1200) has several

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Topics: OSHA Compliance, HazCom, Hazard Communication, OSHA Training, GHS, OSHA fines

16 Hazard Communication (HazCom) and GHS FAQs

Posted by Selin Hoboy on Mon, Sep 30, 2013 @ 08:26 AM

Confused about HazCom? You’re not alone. The following are the most frequently asked questions (FAQs) that Stericycle representatives have received about the Hazard Communication (HazCom) Standard and the Globally Harmonized System (GHS).

 

1. Does my facility have to prepare a written Hazard Communication Program and provide HazCom training?

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Topics: OSHA Hazard Communication Standard, OSHA GHS, Stericycle, Steri-Safe, HazCom, Hazard Communication Standard, Hazard Communication, GHS

5 Action Items for Hazard Communication (HazCom)

Posted by Selin Hoboy on Thu, Mar 28, 2013 @ 02:53 PM

Recent Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) changes require you to complete 5 Action Items to stay compliant. This is because OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) surrounding chemical hazards in the workplace was revised.

1.  Train.

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Topics: OSHA Hazard Communication Standard, OSHA GHS, OSHA Compliance, HazCom, Hazard Communication Standard, Hazard Communication, GHS solutions, OSHA Training, GHS

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