OSHA has revised its Hazard Communication Standard to align with the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS). OSHA estimates that over 5 million workplaces employing approximately 43 million workers in the United States will be affected by the revised standard.
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OSHA’s HazCom Standard is one of the most important occupational safety standards that ensures employees are aware of the presence and risks of potentially hazardous chemicals...READ MORE
The Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS), aims to harmonize the way nations classify and label their hazardous chemicals across the globe. In the U.S., GHS is being incorporated into OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard (HCS; CFR 1910.1200)....READ MORE