Hazardous chemicals are any liquids, gases, or solids which can harm people or damage property. This course offers information on protecting miners and mine property from hazardous chemicals by controlling exposure to chemicals, properly preparing for working around chemicals, and adhering to best practices for working with chemicals. This course also discusses what is involved in an Emergency Spill Response Plan with example instructions.
State the definition of a chemical hazard
List the physical and health hazards posed by some chemicals
List the ways that chemicals can enter your body
List best practices for preparing to work with hazardous chemicals
List best practices for working with hazardous chemicals
Identify the basic steps of a typical Emergency Spill Response Plan