Policy EBAAZ

It is the intent of the Lynchburg City School Board and its' Superintendent to ensure the right of all employees to know the health and safety information for all hazardous substances that they will use or handle in the course of their normal work. The expressed purpose of the Hazard Communication Program is to provide a safe environment for all individuals through procedures that will identify and evaluate all hazardous substances and subsequently provide information and training to all individuals that will allow the safe use of any hazardous substance. The intent of this policy is to fulfill the requirements of Federal OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard (HazCom) per 29 CFR 1910.1200.

Adopted: December 3, 2019

Legal Refs.:

Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, §22.1-274.1

8 VAC 20-530-10 et seq.