WHS Form 112 Hazardous Substances and Dangerous Goods Policy and Procedure
This policy and procedure outline the requirements for the management of hazardous substances and dangerous goods in the workplace.
The purpose of the policy is to provide guidance to employees and subcontractors on Storage and Handling of Hazardous Substances and Dangerous Goods.
What are Hazardous Chemicals?
Registers of hazardous chemicals
Safety data sheet (SDS)
Managing risks of hazardous chemicals
Safety Data Sheets
Hazardous Substance Register
Manifest and site plan of the premises
Types of risk assessment
Simple and obvious assessments
Managing Hazardous Substances
General Requirements for the storage of all Dangerous Goods
Segregation of Chemicals
Storage in regenerators
Storage in Cabinets
Placards and signage
Responding to an occurrence involving dangerous goods
Roles and Responsibilities
Managers/Supervisors are responsible for:
Workers are responsible for: