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Vital stats: Training time for HazCom changes

Changes to the Hazard Communication Standard, which incorporate the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals, require employers to train workers by December 1, 2013. OSHA Healthcare Advisor asked its readers whether they think this is enough time to train workers on the changes in the standard. Here are the results:

Is the December 1, 2013, deadline enough time to train workers on the new changes in the Hazard Communication Standard?

 

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