Site Characterization and Analysis

Site Characterization and Analysis

Updated Jan 20, 2021

 After you finish this lesson, you will be able to describe how site characterization and analysis is used to protect the lives of employees and ensure a safe working environment at sites containing hazardous substances.

• Identify the type of information documented in the site plan and its purpose

• Describe the basic levels of PPE

• Discuss air monitoring measures

• Identify the main components of a hazardous communications (HAZCOM) program

• Explain the three primary steps in risk identification

• Discuss the safety responsibilities of employees who work around hazardous materials

• Compare the attributes of the hot, warm, and cold zones in a site control program