When used safely, chemicals can be important tools that help workers complete their daily job tasks. But when warnings are ignored, chemicals can cause hazardous short-term side effects and even severe injuries or illness. All employees should know where to find and have easy access to a list of chemical hazards that may be encountered on the job and the safety data sheet for each one of those substances.
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OSHA Brief - Hazard Communication Standard: Labels and Pictograms
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Weeklysafety.com exclusive safety meeting topic that reviews important points about chemical safety including health hazards, safety data sheets (SDS), chemical exposure, and safety precautions.