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Safety Plan Help - Process

This section enables you to view / add / update the process information that involve hazardous materials and processes.

All major processes in your area must be accounted for.

  • List hazardous chemicals that are involved in each phase.
  • Describe the potential hazards for each process.
  • Identify the PPE and hygiene practices required for each process, class of chemicals or physical hazards. This includes gloves, eyeglasses, goggles, face shields, and respirators. If eye protection or respirators are required, indicate why they must be used and when.
  • Describe the controls used to reduce employee exposures to hazardous chemicals or physical agents.
  • List storage requirements for materials in your area. Indicate how spills or accidents will be handles and by whom. Indicate if any chemicals are being administered to animals and describe safety procedures.
  • Address decontamination procedures.

To view the details of a current Process, select the process name from the main page.

To add a new process select "--EDIT PAGE--"  from the SAFETY PLAN PROCESS LIST page. This will Add a link at the bottom of the page to "--ADD NEW PROCESS--"  Enter the required process information and save. Any Process Description catagories left with "N/A" listed will be removed from the display upon saving. 

To edit an existing Process select the process to modify from the SAFETY PLAN PROCESS LIST page, then select "--EDIT PAGE--"  select the section you wish to modify. This will allow you to add / delete / modify the existing information.

Any time modifications are made to the Safety Plan the PI must go to the Final Signature page to certify and submit his requested modifications! ONLY AT THIS TIME is the Safety Manager alerted to the modifications requested to the plan. This allows the PI to make multiple changes prior to submission.