Hazard Communication Safety

Hazard: Chemical burns are possible if spills of hazardous materials occur.

Solutions:

  • Maintain a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for each chemical to which workers are exposed in the facility;
  • Follow instructions on the MSDS for handling chemical products;
  • Train employees on the risks of each chemical being stored;
  • Provide spill cleanup kits in any area where chemicals are stored;
  • Have a written spill control plan;
  • Train employees to clean up spills, protect themselves and properly dispose of used materials;
  • Provide proper personal protective equipment and enforce its use;
  • Store all chemicals safely and securely;
  • Store chemicals away from forklift traffic areas.

If you need assistance with a Mock OSHA Audit or have any questions about your level of OSHA Compliance, contact us today at 586-778-9900.

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