Occupational Safety & Health
This Division coordinates all activities and programmes relating to certification of Occupation Health and Safety Assessment Series (OHSAS) 18001 for all the laboratories of the Department. These activities and programmes include :
- Internal audits
- Chemical health risk assessment
- Waste disposal
- Monitoring of exposure to chemicals hazardous to health
- Monitoring of local exhaust ventilation equipment system
The Division also provides advisory, consultancy, lectures and training on laboratory safety to government agencies as well as the private sector.
The Perak State Laboratory and the Petaling Jaya Headquarters Laboratory were awarded the “National Excellent Occupational Safety & Health Award” in the Public and Statutory Body category in 2004 and 2005 respectively.
Services to the Private Sector
The Division provides advisory, consultancy and some of the testing services to the private sector, particularly for small and medium enterprises. Please contact us for further information.
Contact Us :
Industry and Trade Tariff Classification Division,
Department of Chemistry Malaysia,
46661 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
Tel : +603-7985 3000
Fax : +603-7985 3014