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Osha may propose penalties of up to 70000 for each

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Unformatted text preview: wingly commits, or a violation that the employer knowingly commits, or a violation that the employer commits with plain indifference to the law. OSHA may commits with plain indifference to the law. OSHA may propose penalties of up to $70,000 for each violation. propose penalties of up to $70,000 for each violation. propose propose Hazardous Materials Regulation Hazardous Materials Regulation Right­to­Know Laws Laws that require employers to advise employees about the hazardous chemicals they handle. Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) OSHA­published hazardous chemical regulations known as the HCS prescribes a system for communicating data on health risks of handling certain materials. Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDSs) Documents that contain vital information about hazardous substances. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Employers are required to provide and to pay for PPE required to do a job safely in compliance with OSHA standards. Where equipment is usable by workers off the job, the matte...
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