Other Workplace Potential Hazardous Chemicals

This 2 minute safety training video covers: What are the other hazardous chemicals we need to be aware of, what are the effects of carcinogen in our body, what carcinogen can be found in some products, how dangerous is a radiation, what are the different forms of radiation, how to work safely around radiation hazards. This clip was taken from a full-length training video. Click here to watch the 19 minute full length version.

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Atlantic Training's HazCom (GHS) in Industrial Facilities Training DVD program both introduce employees to the Hazard Communication regulations and provide training on the various types of chemicals found in industrial environments. Topics covered in these products include:

HazCom (GHS) in Industrial Facilities Training DVD Covers:

  • Other Workplace Potential Hazardous Chemicals
  • GHS Safety Data Sheets and container labels.
  • Toxins, corrosives and irritants.
  • Flammables, combustibles and gases.
  • Carcinogens and radiation.
  • Exposure situations.
  • Personal protective equipment and chemical storage.
  • Spills and cleanup.
  • and more.
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Video Transcript

A hazardous substance is any substance that can harm your health or your safety or causes significant residue in the environment. Hazardous substances includes chemicals, biological agents and organisms, hazardous wastes and any substance listed as a hazardous materials. Risks cause by hazardous substances generally fall into these one of four categories. Some substances fall into one or more categories and that cause more than one risk. Flammable materials catch fires and burn easily. It is important to know that substances such as low flash point liquids and flammable solids can cause fire if they are not stored and handled properly.