OSHA TRAINING LEVELS ON HOW TO DEAL WIT HAZARDOUS MATERIAL SPILLS
It is important to note that the spill of hazardous materials and chemicals can just happen anywhere. Sometimes, the risk of material spilling may be very minimal in your company bit even then, it may be a good thing to train your staff on how to handle the situation. In case of an hazardous waste spill, there are five main people who are most likely to be affected and that is why OSHA offers five levels of training for these individuals.
Awareness for first responder.
This level involves everyone who enters a facility including personal who don’t usually deal with chemicals including office personal. These employees need four hours of training and they learn the basics about the chemicals in the facility and their risks. The employees are taught how to identify an emergency and who to contact. Basically, …