This topic covers the material safety data sheet (MSDS) and the safety data sheet (SDS) requirements under OSHA’s Globally Harmonized System (GHS) amendments to the Hazard Communication (HCS or HazCom) regulation. Every employer with employees potentially exposed to hazardous chemicals must train these employees to access and interpret (M)SDSs.
For related resources and training materials, refer to the following topics:
- Hazard Communication for information about OSHA’s Hazard Communication standard, including GHS revisions
- Labels for information about HazCom labeling requirements
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