Iron Workers International to Offer Webinar on OSHA Hazard Communication Standard

Ironworkers International will offer a webinar on Tuesday, April 2, titled “Changes to OSHA Hazard Communication Standard and Welding Fume Exposures.” The webinar will feature speakers Steve Rank, executive director of safety and health for Iron Workers International, and Jim Kegebein, industrial hygienist and nationally recognized expert in construction and manufacturing health issues.

The webinar will be held at 1 p.m. EST.

According to information from Ironworkers International, OSHA published a final rule that aligns the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) with the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) in 2012. The revised HCS, called HazCom 2012, went into effect on May 25, 2012.

The webinar will address the major changes of the HCS, obligations under HCS, list compliance deadlines and more.

Those who wish to attend can register online.

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