The DOT requires that you receive training if you:
- Load, unload or handle hazardous materials.
- Test, recondition, repair, modify, mark or label containers, drums or packaging as qualified for use in hazardous materials transportation.
- Prepare hazardous materials for transportation.
- Are responsible for transporting hazardous materials, or supervise those who do.
- Operate a vehicle used for transporting hazardous materials.
- The DOT requires that you receive training in:
- Hazard communication – regarding hazards of the materials; how to read and understand a Material Safety Data Sheet.
- Security awareness.
- Placarding and Labeling.
- Use of the DOT HAZMAT Tables.
- Shipping documentation and packaging.
- Personal protective equipment.
- Safe work procedures.
- Emergency procedures.
- Call us to book DOT training at your site, or sign up for online DOT training at Hazmatschool.com
- Under California law, Title 8 California Code of Regulations, section 3203 requires every employer regardless of size to develop and implement an IIPP.
- Specifically, section 3203 requires that the employer’s plan must address eight elements: Responsibility, Compliance, Communication, Hazard Assessment, Accident/Exposure Investigation, Hazard Correction, Training and Instruction, and Recordkeeping.
- See more at: http://www.caloshablog.com/2013/11/06/what-is-an-iipp/#sthash.iuOng6St.dpuf
As of 1/06/2016, The following is a list of the top 10 most frequently cited standards. Following inspections of worksites by federal OSHA. OSHA publishes this list to alert employers about these commonly cited standards so they can take steps to find and fix recognized hazards addressed in these and other standards before OSHA shows up. Far too many preventable injuries and illnesses occur in the workplace.