By the end of the training session, you will be able to identify the dangers of extremely hazardous chemicals present in your facility; safely follow standard operating procedures; avoid or correct hazards and unsafe conditions; and respond to emergencies.
Why “Risk Management—Program 2 Prevention Program” Matters:
The overall goal of this training is to prevent serious chemical accidents that may cause injury to you and impact public health and the environment. We will discuss the procedures for safely handling extremely hazardous chemicals, especially toxic and explosive substances, and operating a chemical process that involves such chemicals.
- Chemical process accidents can cause severe injury, death, and damage to property and the environment.
- Read MSDSs for chemicals.
- Follow operating and maintenance procedures without deviation.
- Always watch for potential unsafe conditions such as leaks, corrosion, faulty equipment, and combustibles near chemical processes.