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CANWrite GHS - A Guided Tour
Presenters:  Pam Morgan, Account Manager, CCOHS
Availability:  On Demand – Watch It Now


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Product Description

Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) are important documents for a number of reasons. They are legally required in most jurisdictions including Canada and the United States. SDSs are also critical to product stewardship – providing essential information to your customers about the potential hazards and safe work practices for your products. This guided tour provides a brief overview of CANWrite's key features and demonstrates how to create an ingredient sheet and SDS.

CANWrite features:

  • OSHA GHS- and WHMIS- compliant formats
  • Detailed OSHA GHS and WHMIS classification worksheets; OSHA GHS, generic GHS and WHMIS audit tools
  • Clear language phrases
  • Built-in logic linking key hazards to appropriate hazard controls
  • Phrases for important, often overlooked hazards (such as combustible dusts)
  • Standardized phrases generated in English, Canadian French and Latin American Spanish

This webinar was recorded for your viewing convenience.

Who should attend

Anyone with a responsibility for and/or interest in writing or authoring SDSs including:

  • Occupational Hygienists
  • Chemists
  • Product Safety Specialists or Consultants

Length: 6:20 min

System Requirements

You must have Windows Media 9.0 or higher to view the recorded webinar.

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