Lion Technology Prepares Industry for New HazCom Standard

OSHA has published its final rule aligning its Hazard Communication (HazCom) Standard with the Global Harmonization System for Classifying and Labeling Chemicals (GHS). The rule, known as HazCom 2012, or the workers’ “Right-to-Understand” rule, substantially changes OSHA’s current standard and affects more than 40 million employees at more than 5 million facilities nationwide. Employers must train all employees on the new HazCom standard before December 1, 2013.

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