During the usual course of work duties individual workers may be required to use and handle chemicals, which are classified as Hazardous Chemicals and Dangerous Goods. As a result, all workplaces are required to comply with various Acts and Regulations regarding chemicals, including those classified as Hazardous Chemicals and Dangerous Goods.
The Hazardous Chemicals & Dangerous Goods module is a 26-page document that contains a policy and procedure to document an organisation’s commitment to providing a safe environment in relation to Hazardous Chemicals and Dangerous goods and to comply with the relevant legislative requirements.
The module also provides guidelines for the acquisition, use storage and disposal of Hazardous Chemicals and Dangerous goods to reduce the risk to workers and others.
The Module can be used as a stand-alone document or incorporated into your existing WHS Management System.
The policy includes: