30 06, 2015

HCS Ranks as #2 Most Cited OSHA Standard

By |June 30th, 2015|GHS Labeling, GHS Regulations, Industry News, Safety|0 Comments

Out of OSHA’s top ten most cited standards, the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) ranks as the number 2 most frequently cited standard. How does this affect you and your business? According to OSHA, the smallest [...]

14 05, 2015

GHS To-Do List: Are you ready for June 1st?

By |May 14th, 2015|GHS Regulations, Industry News, MSDS to SDS Conversion, OSHA|0 Comments

In order to comply with OSHA regulations, corporations must implement GHS standards by June 1, 2015. This includes updated Safety Data Sheets (SDSs), labels, and hazard communication programs. Use this quick checklist to make sure [...]

11 05, 2015

HazCom: Right to Know vs. Right to Understand

By |May 11th, 2015|GHS Regulations, OSHA|0 Comments

Since it’s conception 22 years ago, the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (HCS or HazCom) has increased the availability of chemical information in workplaces. Additionally, the legislation has dramatically improved the safety and health of workers [...]

30 04, 2015

The “Big Picture” Significance of GHS Compliance

By |April 30th, 2015|GHS Regulations, Industry News|0 Comments

OSHA’s June 1 deadline for GHS-compliant SDSs is just a few weeks out, and businesses are focused on completing the MSDS to SDS conversions as soon as possible. With all this focus on completing the conversions before [...]

12 03, 2015

‘Good Faith’ May Avoid OSHA Citations

By |March 12th, 2015|GHS Regulations, Industry News, MSDS to SDS Conversion, OSHA|0 Comments

On February 9th, OSHA published a statement claiming that manufacturers and distributors of mixtures with ‘good faith’ and ‘reasonable diligence’ may be exempt from OSHA citations. OSHA understands that that ability to comply is in [...]