How to Know when a Safety Data Sheet is required

How to Know when a Safety Data Sheet is required

A key component of a company’s written hazard communication program are Safety Data Sheets (SDSs), which are written or printed materials around hazardous chemicals prepared in accordance with the requirements in paragraph (g) of the Hazard Communication Standard.

Could the proposed I2P2 be stopped?

With the start of a new year brought a new team of leader to the US House of Representatives, which will be working on unveiling proposals to reduce costs, as well as look at recent rules and current proposals from the EPA and OSHA. US Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calf. who is the new chairman of […]

Why the AIHA is recommending the I2P2

The American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) recently released a white paper concerning OSHA’s Injury and Illness Prevention Program (I2P2) and expressing their support for the I2P2 standard.  Outlined below is a brief overview of recommendations that the AIHA would like to see written into the policy.  To read the full AIHA report, click here Scope and […]

Injury and Illness Prevention Program (I2P2)

OSHA’s proposed I2P2 has been discussed over the past few months, and this year OSHA would like to move forward on implementing this program as a standard for businesses.  Today we would like to give an overview of what the I2P2 is exactly and look at this week those who are for the implementation of […]