A Review of OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard

We’ve come across a very important article that pertains to OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard.  We urge you to read the article and share it with your colleagues.

In the article, by First Impressions Magazine, you will learn about classification, labeling, safety data sheets (SDS), and training for your practice.  The article includes illustrations such as a table of revised phase-in dates, a sample chemical label, and HSC pictograms.

According to the article, “Dental practice settings are required to comply with the directives outlined in the HCS, as there is a high risk of exposure to the chemicals used in the delivery of oral care, as well as during the cleaning and disinfection of the clinical setting and instruments.”

This helpful article was written by Katherine Schrubbe, RDH, BS, M.Ed, PhD.  Learn more by clicking here.