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A hazardous material is any substance that can cause illness, disease, or death to unprotected people. Three parts of WHMIS: Labels Worker education Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS). Worker’s Responsibilities. Responsibilities of workers include:

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Three parts of whmis labels worker education material safety data sheets msds

A hazardous material is any substance that can cause

illness, disease, or death to unprotected people.

  • Three parts of WHMIS:

    • Labels

    • Worker education

    • Material Safety

    • Data Sheets (MSDS)

Jonathan Evans 2007


Three parts of whmis labels worker education material safety data sheets msds

Jonathan Evans 2007


Worker s responsibilities

Worker’s Responsibilities

  • Responsibilities of workers include:

    • Using personal protection and safety

    • Following safe work procedures

    • Knowing and complying with all regulations

    • Report Injury, Illness, unsafe acts conditions

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Employers responsibilities

Employers Responsibilities

  • The Employer has the Responsibility to:

    • Instructing Workers

    • Enforcing health and safety regulations

    • Correcting unsafe acts and unsafe conditions

    • Reporting & Investigating accidents/incidents

    • Inspection & minimize/eliminate hazards

    • Ensuring equipment is properly maintained

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Worker s rights

Worker’s Rights

  • Workers Have the Right to:

    • Right to refuse unsafe work

    • Right to participate in the workplace health and safety activities through Joint Health and Safety Committee (JHSC) or as a worker health and safety representative

    • Right to know, or the right to be informed about, actual and potential dangers in the workplace

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Review questions

Review Questions

  • What does WHMIS stand for?

  • What are the three parts of WHMIS?

  • What are the workers responsibilities?

  • What rights do workers have?

  • What are the employers responsibilities?

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Whmis has six broad hazard classifications

WHMIS has six broad hazard classifications:

Class A - Compressed Gas

Class B - Flammable and Combustible Material

Class C - Oxidizing Material

Class D - Poisonous and Infectious Material

Class E - Corrosive material

Class F - Dangerously reactive material

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Activity

Activity

  • Before we look at the different Whmis Symbols, in 4groups create your own symbols, without using existing ones. Use chart paper, then present.

  • Create symbols for:

    Class A - Compressed Gas

    Class B - Flammable and Combustible Material

    Class C - Oxidizing Material

    Class D - Poisonous and Infectious Material

    Class E - Corrosive material

    Class F - Dangerously reactive material

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Whims symbols

WHIMS Symbols

Class D, Division 1 >

Poisonous and Infectious Material: Immediate and serious toxic effects

Class D, Division 2 >

Poisonous and Infectious Material: Other toxic effects

Class D, Division 3 >

Poisonous and Infectious Material: Biohazardous infectious materials

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Whims symbols1

WHIMS Symbols

Class A >

Compressed Gas

Class B >

Flammable and Combustible Material

Class C >

Oxidizing Material

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Whims symbols2

WHIMS Symbols

Class E >

Corrosive Material

Class F >

Dangerously Reactive Material

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Supplier label required elements

Supplier LabelRequired Elements

  • Name of product

  • Name of supplier, e.g., BDH, Fisher

  • Reference to MSDS

  • Hazard Symbols

  • Risk phrases

  • Precautionary measures

  • First aid measures

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Supplier label

Supplier Label

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Three parts of whmis labels worker education material safety data sheets msds

Product identification and use

Hazardous ingredients

Physical data

Fire and explosion data

Reactivity data

Toxicological properties

Preventative measures

First aid measures

Preparation information

Nine Sections of Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)

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Material safety data sheet

Material Safety Data Sheet

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Material safety data sheet1

Material Safety Data Sheet

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Review questions1

Review Questions

  • What are the six broad classifications?

  • What is on the supplier label?

  • Why should you check the supplier label?

  • What is put on the MSDS sheet?

  • Why should you review the MSDS sheet?

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Activity1

Activity

  • Your group will be given a MSDS sheet

  • Go over the MSDS sheet and summarize what it says about the product.

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