Live Air Date: Thursday, August 21, 2014

In this webinar, the twelve sections of the Laboratory Standard will be discussed and analyzed. Special attention will be given to the definition of the Chemical Hygiene Officer and the eight elements of a chemical hygiene plan.This webinar will provide a good example of the information that employers are required to provide to their employees about “the contents of this standard and its appendices ….”

As an attendee, you will learn more about:

  • The development and implementation of a Chemical Hygiene Plan
  • The appointment of a Chemical Hygiene Officer
  • The contents and requirement of 29CFR1910.1450
  • The information and training that must be provided to employees


James Kaufman, PhD is the President/CEO and founder of the Laboratory Safety Institute (LSI). He has spent the last 40 years teaching the fundamentals of lab safety and creating more effective lab safety programs. His unique approach to lab safety combined with a collection of over 5,000 examples of lab accidents make his presentations both highly informative and entertaining. He is the author of numerous books, articles, LSI’s Speaking of Safety Newsletter, and audio and video lab safety education programs. More than 100,000 scientists and science educators have attended LSI’s lab safety courses.