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Hazard communication


Div 2, General Industry, Sub Z

1910.1200 Hazard Communication

Div 3, Construction, Sub D

Occupational Health and Environmental Controls

Div 4, Agriculture, Sub Z


Interpretations | Program Directives | Alerts


Train Workers in a Manner They Understand 5/4/10

Providing MSDS sheets while working with dietary supplements 8/25/09

MSDS for Metals 10/31/08

Compressed Air Pipe Labelling 9/25/06

H2S Exposure 4/7/03

Electronic access to MSDS's 5/21/99

MSDS for waste oils 10/15/98

Labeling Field Requirements 8/24/98

MSDS Requirements for aerosol paint cans 8/24/98

Storing all MSDSs in one place 6/30/98

Hazardous Chemicals in Paint 6/16/98

Retail distributors selling hazardous chemicals 6/16/98

Storing MSDSs electronically 3/6/98

Documentation of training 4/14/97

Applicability to drugs 3/21/97

Labeling requirements 1/16/97

Chemicals requiring a MSDS 7/30/96

Amount of time for a new business to comply with the OSHA Rules 11/18/92

HazComm: Employer Responsibility 10/23/91

Program Directives

Citations: Paperwork and Written Program Violations 1/25/12

Hazard Communication 8/25/05

Local Emphasis Program (LEP): Formaldehyde Exposures in Hair Salons 10/5/10

Worker Inspection Criteria: Temporary Service Providers and Leasing Companies 1/7/14

Fact Sheets/Hazard Alerts/Technical Notes

Hazard Alert: Preventing adverse health effects from exposure to beryllium in dental laboratories Federal OSHA 5/14/02

Hazard Alert: Lime sulfur reacts to form deadly hydrogen sulfide gas 4/8/13

Fact Sheet: Wood dust 5/15/06

Fact Sheet: What is a material safety data sheet (MSDS)? 2/25/08

Fact Sheet: Isocyanates 12/28/11

Fact Sheet: Hazard Communication Standard's label requirements 1/14/14

Fact Sheet: Hazard Communication and the Globally Harmonized System 2/27/13

Datos rápidos para trabajadores sobre hojas de seguridad
Quick facts for employees about safety data sheets

Checklists and Fill-in Forms

Chemical exposures checklist

Hazard communication checklist

Infection control checklist

Piping systems: identification checklist

Work environment: general checklist


Publications | Education | Related | Video


Form and document samples 1/10/12

GHS-aligned Hazard Communication Standard guidebook 5/2/13

Globally Harmonized System Pictograms Card 8/28/14

Nail salons: How to be safe at work 1/31/08

Occupational safety for the death care industry 9/23/14

Preventing Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratories 10/30/09

Warning labels and stickers 7/31/06

Pictogramas del Sistema Armonizado Globalmente 8/28/14

Nail salons: How to be safe at work, Vietnamese language 5/16/08

Education and training

Online Courses / Current Workshops

All Class Materials

Hazard communication Class Materials

Hazard Communication Program - Aligned with GHS Workbook

Hazard Communication Program - Aligned with GHS Instructor Guide

PESO: Bilingual training for employers with Hispanic workers

Additional training resources

GHS Labels and Safety Data Sheets interactive training - produced by SAIF

GHS Labels and Safety Data Sheets quick reference Spanish - produced by Oregon OSHA

GHS Labels and Safety Data Sheets quick reference - produced by Oregon OSHA

Tools and resources

Field Inspection Reference Manual (FIRM) Word doc

Field Inspection Reference Manual (FIRM) PDF

Video/DVD Library

Look for Hazard communication videos on our Resource Center Website

Streaming or download video

Related information

Hazard Communication Aligned with the Globally Harmonized System - Federal OSHA


See also