OSHA Guidelines for Compliance in Healthcare Facilities addresses the OSHA standard for occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens, with emphasis on the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and hepatitis viruses. Procedures OSHA requires for compliance with the standard - engineering controls, general work practices, personal protective clothing/equipment, staff education and training, use of warning signs, and vaccination to prevent hepatitis B - are thoroughly discussed. Other key OSHA requirements such as hazardous communication right to know, the control of hazardous energy, ergonomics, violence in the workplace, medical recordkeeping, and penalties for noncompliance with OSHA rules are also covered.iM SAMPLE LETTER TO REQUEST MSDS Company Name Address Dear Customer Service Representative [or name]: This facility purchased [name of product] on [date]. We did not receive a material safety data sheet iMSDSi with the order.
|Title||:||The OSHA Handbook|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2002|