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  1. Lack of a written HazCom program is one of the top ten OSHA citations... In fact, it's one of the TOP 5! One of the most common OSHA violations that is cited and fined for is lack of a HAZCOM program. In almost all OSHA inspections, an OSHA inspector will ask for the company's written HAZCOM program. OSHA Most F... Read More
  2. All chemical manufacturers and distributors must provide you with an SDS on the first shipment of the product... Hazard information must be transmitted on Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) that must be distributed to the customer at the time of first shipment of the product. The Hazard Communication Standard also requires that SDSs be updated by the chemical manufactur... Read More
  3. Fall Protection in Residential Construction The United States Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a directive rescinding the Interim Fall Protection Compliance Guidelines for Residential Construction (STD 03-00-001). Prior to the issuance... Read More
  4. Health and Safety in the Workplace -----Employer Responsibilities Employers have the responsibility to provide a safe workplace. Employers MUST provide their employees with a workplace that does not have serious hazards and follow all relevant OSHA safety and health standards. Employers must find and correct safet... Read More
  5. Question: What are employers’ responsibilities under the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Act? Employers have the responsibility to provide a safe workplace. Employers MUST provide their employees with a workplace that does not have serious hazards and follow all OSHA safety and health standards. Employers must find and correct safety and heal... Read More