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Hazard Communication


The goal of this course is to inform workers of their right-to-know about chemical hazards in their workplace and to meet OSHA requirements for providing employees information about the Hazard Communication Standard.

Expected Completion Time: 30 minutes

Requirement References:

  • 29 CFR 1910.119 Process safety management of highly hazardous chemicals
  • 29 CFR 1910.1200 Hazard Communication


  • Identify the type of information provided on a chemical container label and an MSDS.
  • Identify how they can detect the presence of hazardous chemicals in the work area.
  • Identify what physical hazards can result from hazardous chemicals and how employees can protect themselves from those chemicals.
  • Identify worker responsibilities for container labeling, using the MSDS, and training.