News and Announcements
SHCB adopts Emergency Temporary Standard
On July 15, 2020 the Safety and Health Codes Board adopted 16 VAC 25-220, for the virus that causes COVID-19. The following documents are incorporated by reference into 16VAC25-220: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) List N for use against SARS-CoV-2 and Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories” (Dec. 2009)
Hazard Alert When Using Hand Sanitizer!
Act with caution when using 80% alcohol‐based hand sanitizer. Before the liquid disinfectant has evaporated or dried there is a risk when touching metal surfaces which may accumulate static electricity which can serve as an ignition source, causing a flash fire.
Canceled – Everybody Builds Virginia Apprenticeship Event
The Everybody Builds Virginia Apprenticeship Showcase will be taking place on Wednesday, March 25th, 2020 from 4-7 PM at the Chesterfield Career and Technical Center. You can register at the Eventbrite web site.
Safety and Health Codes Board Meeting
The next meeting of the Safety and Health Codes Board will be held on March 5th, 2020 at 10:00 AM in the Main Street Center Building, 12th floor South.