Describe how the Environmental Protection Agency started and discuss the agency’s primary functions.

1. Explain what is meant by the term hierarchy of controls, and give an example of each type of control.

Your response should be at least 200 words in length.

Haight, J. M. (Ed.). (2012). Recognition, evaluation, and control of workplace health hazards. Des Plaines, IL: American Society of Safety Engineers.

 

2. Describe how the Environmental Protection Agency started and discuss the agency’s primary functions. Your response should be at least 200 words in length.

Haight, J. M. (Ed.). (2012). Recognition, evaluation, and control of workplace health hazards. Des Plaines, IL: American Society of Safety Engineers.

3. Describe OSHA’s standard setting process, and explain the impact of the benzene decision. Your response should be at least 200 words in length.

Haight, J. M. (Ed.). (2012). Recognition, evaluation, and control of workplace health hazards. Des Plaines, IL: American Society of Safety Engineers.

4. Discuss how OSHA uses feasibility to publicly issue its safety standards. Your response should be at least 200 words in length.

Haight, J. M. (Ed.). (2012). Recognition, evaluation, and control of workplace health hazards. Des Plaines, IL: American Society of Safety Engineers.

5. Organic solvents are a family of compounds that are used extensively in industry. List some examples of organic solvents, and discuss how they are hazardous and what protective measures can be used to control exposure. Your response should be at least 200 words in length.

Haight, J. M. (Ed.). (2012). Recognition, evaluation, and control of workplace health hazards. Des Plaines, IL: American Society of Safety Engineers.