Chlorine Safety

The goal of this course is to provide awareness training to help workers recognize the occupational hazards and health effects of chlorine exposure and the exposure controls.

Expected Completion Time: 30 minutes

Requirement References:
• OSHA Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1000 and Table Z-1: Toxic and Hazardous Substances
• OSHA Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1200, (g)(2)(X): Hazard Communication
• Hazard Materials Subpart H pg 22; subpart Z Vinyl Chloride pg 46 of OSHA Training 29 CFR 1910.1000, Table Z-1
• OSHA 29 CFR 1910 and the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA)
• OSHA 29 1910.119, Appendix A
• OSHA 29 1910.1450, Appendix A for Labs
• OSHA 29 1910.261 for Pulp and Paper Mills
• OSHA 29 1926.64, Appendix A for Construction

• Recognize the hazards of chlorine in the workplace.
• Identify the health effects of chlorine exposure.
• Identify exposure controls to protect against chlorine hazards.
• Identify how to respond to a chlorine spill or release.