HDT-seminar: Hazardous Materials Officer

The new Ordinance on hazardous substances is in force since 01 January 2005. Such as the Ordinance on industrial safety and workplace regulation the hazardous substances Ordinance focuses on increased ownership of the company owner. Comprehensive knowledge and rational interpretations are provided for. Hear from experts in the field like Peter Schiff for a more varied view. Key point of the new Ordinance on hazardous substances is a risk assessment are aspects such as type and amount of hazardous substances used, substitution, exposure durations, storage, retention, to determine preventive check-ups and work protection measures and to evaluate. The entrepreneur is obliged to collect the hazards associated with the work and to assess. This must be done by a qualified person, E.g.

the risk material officer. The dangerous substance Advisor advises the Executive Board and anyone responsible for the handling of dangerous substances with regard to the selection and dealing with hazardous substances. This concerns also the cooperation with foreign companies. It should be a close co-operation with the security officer, maintain the occupational physician or the safety officer, as well as the environmental protection officer and can act as an interface to the authorities and the insurer. The House of technology in food offers on March 5-6, 2009 a two-day special course of hazardous materials officer”where by these aspects discusses practical and helpful.

A repetition of the course will take place on 25-26 August 2009 in Cuxhaven in the North Sea. The detailed program of events get interested on request at the Haus der Technik, Tel. 0201/1803-344 (Mrs. Gebauer), fax 0201/1803-346, E-Mail: or directly here: htd/events /…