Features July 2017 Issue

How to Make Sense of Material Safety Data

Material Safety Data Sheets must be available to employees and they must be trained to read them. Failure to abide by this rule set by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Hazard Agency is the second-most frequent employer violation. Even when MSDSs are available, few employees ever read them. Culturally, we believe instructions and warnings are a joke. Well, itís your funeral Ö literally.

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