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How KPA Helps Strengthen Your Hazard Communication Program
KPA is here to help you maintain a comprehensive Hazard Communication program.
HazCom Written Program
KPA’s expert EHS consultants will help you develop a written program that is tailored to your business. It will include everything OSHA looks for including:
- A list of all the chemicals present in your workplace
- How and where employees can access Safety Data Sheets
- Identify the individual designated as responsible for the oversight of your program
Hazard Communication Awareness Training
KPA also provides online and on-site Hazard Communication training. Courses for both employees and managers cover how information about hazardous materials is communicated in the workplace. They also include information about how to read hazard labels and safety data sheets as well as the importance of the written program and training.
Ensuring your employees have quick and easy access to Safety Data Sheets may be the most important component of your Hazard Communication program. With KPA EHS you have access to a database of over 70 million datasheets. You can create your own SDS folders and custom SDS library with an easy to search interface. You’ll also have offline access and hardcopies to ensure all your staff can easily find SDSs. Finally, you can print pre-populated secondary container labels for GHS compliance.