Simplified GHS Compliant SDS Training for Employees [1311]
Date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Time: 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Room: A220

   Victoria Lockhorn, EHS Manager, HDT Expeditionary Systems

Track: All Industries and Workplaces
Secondary Track: Chemical
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: All Levels


Training employees to read and understand global harmonization system (GHS) compliant safety data sheets (SDS) for the chemicals they use is an Occupational Safety and Health Administration requirement. This presentation provides instruction on reading a GHS SDS; training employees to follow the proper safe handling, use, storage and disposal of the chemical; understanding the risks of exposure; following precautions; and responding in case of an emergency or accident involving the chemical.

Learning Objectives:
Describe what the GHS SDS are and how to use them
Explain how to translate the GHS SDS to other employees for their own understanding

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  EPA: 1
  Sanitarian: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

File & Handouts:
1311 Simplified GHS Handout

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