Identify, Evaluate, and Control Chemical Hazards
From the detergents that keep medical scrubs clean and sanitary, to the lubricants that keep heavy mining machinery from seizing up, chemicals are key parts of many industries. Many of these chemicals pose hazards to the workers who interact with them. How can you realistically identify, evaluate, and control these hazards? The answer is a Chemical Risk Assessment. This guide will provide the key background knowledge to prepare you for an assessment in your facility, whether you are protecting your workers, your customers, or both. You will understand how the five steps lead into each other, and how to use your decisions to make real change and improve chemical safety.