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Document ID (ISN)65644
CIS number 95-1945
ISSN - Serial title Diario Oficial de la Federación
Year 1994
Convention or series no. NOM-009-STPS-1993
Secretaría del Trabajo y Previsión Social
Title Official Standard concerning safety and health in the storage, transportation and handling of corrosive, irritant and toxic substances in workplaces [Mexico]
Original title Norma Oficial Mexicana relativa a las condiciones de seguridad e higiene para el almacenamiento, transporte y manejo de sustancias corrosivas, irritantes y tóxicas en los centros de trabajo [México] [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information 13 June 1994, Vol.489, No.9, p.79-87.
Abstract Standard issued in accordance with provisions of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations (CIS 83-2092). It contains: obligations of employers (appropriate preventive measures, substitution, reduction of use, modification in work processes and equipment, isolation, limitation of exposure, supply of personal protective equipment, training and information, supply of safety data sheets, maintenance of exposure registers, etc.); obligations of workers; provisions for safe storage and transportation; work in confined spaces. In annex: information note for the storage and handling of corrosive, irritant and toxic substances (definitions, labelling and other types of warning notices, data sheets); information for the granting of authorization for executing dangerous work involving exposure to corrosive, irritating or toxic substances in workplaces. Directive No.9 of 1983 (mod. 1989) (see CIS 94-1106) is revoked.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; irritants; Mexico; data sheet; handling and storage; transport of materials; toxic substances
Descriptors (secondary) limitation of exposure; warning notices; standard; personal protective equipment; replaced; substitution
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceMexico
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Transport of materials