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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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International Labor Office


  News Sources

These sites provide current news stories.

NLM Hazards Management - CHEMM, REMM & WISER

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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.

Tulane CAEPH

 Advancing the science of environmental public health.

Occupational Health & Safety

NLM Occupational Health Information


News from EHS Today

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