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Occupational Health   Tags: ergonomics, industrial_hygiene, occupational_medicine, toxicology  

Resources for the protection of the health of people in the workplace, the prevention of occupational injuries and disease, and related environmental issues.
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 Featured Resource: International Labor Office. Geneva.


  News Sources

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CHEMM, REMM and WISER. NLM Hazards Databases

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About MSDS - Hazard Communication Standard

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  • Hazard classification: Provides specific criteria for classification of health and physical hazards, as well as classification of mixtures.
  • Labels: Chemical manufacturers and importers will be required to provide a label that includes a harmonized signal word, pictogram, and hazard statement for each hazard class and category. Precautionary statements must also be provided.
  • Safety Data Sheets: Will now have a specified 16-section format.
  • Information and training: Employers are required to train workers by December 1, 2013 on the new labels elements and safety data sheets format to facilitate recognition and understanding.

National Library of Medicine: Occupational Health & Safety

NLM Occupational Health Information


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