Introduction to OSHA
Hazard Communication (HazCom) Exercise
Assignment #11 – Typed, arial 12pt. – 2 page minimum.
Due October 20, start of class.
1. Describe the four main employer responsibilities under the HazCom standard.
2. Discuss in detail at least 3 components of an appropriate HazCom program, including requirements to provide specific information.
3. Discuss the differences between HazCom labeling requirements for a commercially procured chemical in its original packaging or container, and other workplace chemical containers such as stationary containers, portable containers, and piping systems.
4. Identify at least five pieces of information found on each material safety data sheet.