Understanding the Role of Hazard Communication in 2020

It has been 37 years since the Occupational Health & Safety Administration adopted the first Hazard Communication Standard, or HCS, for the manufacturing sector. In the years since the first HCS, OSHA has worked to include nearly all employers and adopt the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) to align the United States with the rest of the world.

This presentation will explore the changes HCS has seen in the last 37 years, as well as what actions employers are required to take to stay in compliance with the Hazard Communication Standard in 2020. 

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: August 20, 2020
: 2:00PM ET - 1:00PM CT - 11:00AM PT


Stephen Badger is a safety management consultant with over 34 years of safety experience working in a variety of industries. His experience in the papermaking, medical sterilization and construction industries gives him a unique perspective of the safety needs in manufacturing facilities and in the field. He encourages companies to find innovative safety solutions and not just settle for a “quick fix.” He facilitates employers tapping into their most valuable asset, their employees, for ideas and solutions that may not be available anywhere else.


Honeywell – Safety that is always on the front line. Improper protection against chemical hazards can lead to catastrophic consequences. By offering a best-in-class variety of products that ensure maximum skin coverage and respiratory protection, Honeywell chemicals solutions help guard every worker. https://industrialsafety.honeywell.com/en-us/industry-solutions/chemicals

SKL Compliance
Skillsoft Compliance Solutions provides both workplace safety training and ethics training tailored to meet an organization’s unique, industry-specific requirements. Their advanced learning management system, Percipio Compliance, delivers an engaging user experience and robust functionality. With over 500 risk topics in 32 languages, Skillsoft offers one of the largest selections of compliance training to ensure organizations can effectively meet regulatory obligations, safeguard employees and encourage a culture of compliance. www.skillsoftcompliance.com

KPA is a leading provider of EHS and workforce compliance software and services for mid-sized businesses. KPA solutions enable clients to identify, remedy, and prevent workplace safety and compliance problems across their enterprise. The combination of KPA’s Vera Suite software platform, EHS consulting services, and award-winning training content helps organizations minimize risk so they can focus on what's important—their core business. For over 30 years, KPA has helped 10,000+ clients achieve regulatory compliance, protect assets, and retain top talent. www.kpaonline.com/

Intelex Technologies, ULC is a global leader in environmental, health, safety, and quality (EHSQ) management software. Its scalable, web-based platform and applications have helped clients across all industries improve business performance, mitigate organization-wide risk, and ensure sustained compliance with internationally accepted standards (e.g., ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001 and OHSAS 18001) and regulatory requirements. Over 1,100 customers in 172 countries trust Intelex to power their EHSQ initiatives. For more information about Intelex, please visit www.intelex.com

Avery Industrial is a division of Avery Products Corporation, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of labels and label printing software. With innovative products like UltraDuty® GHS Labels, Surface Safe® Signs and PermaTrack™ Asset Tags, end-users can easily print customized labels on-site to create a safer, more efficient work environment. www.avery.com/industrial

Avetta connects global organizations with more than 95,000 qualified suppliers, contractors, and vendors across 100+ countries. We support the continued growth of supply chains through trusted contractor prequalification, safety audits, monitoring, and more. With real results in reducing TRIR, our highly configurable solutions elevate safety and sustainability in every workplace. https://www.avetta.com/clients/health-safety

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