Safety and health newsletter for the Oregon construction industry

 

October 15 , 2012

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Hazard communication in the workplace

In the workplace, hazard communication ensures that workers who may be exposed to hazardous chemicals know about the chemicals’ hazards and understand how to protect themselves from exposure. Warning labels and Safety Data Sheets are the main tools for hazard communication. They identify the hazardous properties of chemicals that may pose a health or physical hazard during normal handling or use.

 

 

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