Training

Failing to maintain training records and provide proper training to all hazmat employees is a common issue that leads to cited violations. To see more specific violations as well as their solutions, see below.


General Requirements

Failure to provide initial training to hazmat employees (general awareness, function-specific, safety, and security awareness training):

Cite: 172.702.

Baseline assessment: $1,000 - $1,500 for each area

Failure to create and maintain training records:

Cite: 172.704.

Baseline assessment: $600 - $1,000

Failure to provide recurrent training to hazmat employees (general awareness, function-specific, safety, and security awareness training):

Cite: 172.702.

Baseline assessment: $1000 for each area.

This website is designed to provide accurate information regarding the subject matter covered. The violations listed can be found in the Code of Federal Regulations 49-Parts 100-185, revised as of 10-1-13. Early Edition published by Labelmaster. Pages 41-54. Every effort has been made to provide a simplified guide consistent with the various applicable regulations. However, if there is a discrepancy, the regulations are the final authority.