Employers must train employees on the new label elements and safety data sheet (SDS) format
Chemical manufacteres, importers, distributors and employers must comply with all modified provisions of this rule, except:
The distributor shall not ship containers labeled by the chimical manufacturer or importer unless it is a GHS label
Update alternative workplace labeling and hazard communication program as necessary, and provide additional employee training for newly identified physical or health hazards
During the transition period until effective dates noted above; chemical manufacteres, importers, distributors and employers may comply with either 29 CFR 1910.1200 (the final standard), or the current standard, or both.