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Operations required involving hazardous substances that are conducted at uncontrolled hazardous sites. Example: They clean up chemical spills on highways.
a gas sterilizing agent used in hospitals to disinfect medical equipment. Flash point of OF meaning its very dangerous near source of ignition.
a pungent, colorless, irritant gas that is made of oxidation of methyl alcohol. A 5-10% solution is used for sterilizing clothing and towels.
the temporary removal of an employee from a hazardous exposure in order to reduce the exposure when other methods can not.
used primarily as an anesthetic in the OR and dental or medical offices (LAUGHING GAS)
Individuals who work in radiation
must be monitored and not exceed preset limits of radiation in a 3 month period.
Multiple Chemical Sensitivity (MCS)
an illness, when a person is sensitive to multiple chemicals in the environment.
OSHA standards regulate the amount of exposure an employee may have to
hazardous chemicals, such as carcinogens, reproductive toxins, hepatotoxins, etc.
any substance or material capable of posing unreasonable risk to health, safety, and property. (reactive, corrosive, toxic, and ignitable materials.)
Auto Ignition Temperature
the lowest temperature a flammable gas or vapor air mixture will ignite from its heat source or at contacted heated surface without a spark or flame.
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