Environmental, Health, and Safety Laws and Regulations
This is a common sense approach to compliance with environmental, health, and safety laws and regulations breaks down a seemingly daunting task into practical steps and procedures which can help any size organization understand and comply with applicable regulatory requirements. The manual used includes the history and purpose of the laws and regulations, permitting, and recordkeeping. Two days. Lunch provided both days. Fee per person: $749.
Environmental Resource Center
Energy & Environment
Who Should Attend?
Environmental, safety, health managers
Need to know where the regulations are and ensure you
understand what the regulations mean?
You will learn how to...
- Determine which environmental and safety laws apply to your facility
- Attain and maintain compliance
- Assess what new regulations will have an impact on your facility
- Understand what training and recordkeeping requirements apply to
- Determine which of your activities require permits
Who should attend?
Anyone who needs a better understanding of the requirements of
environmental, health, and safety laws and regulations including
environmental, health, and safety compliance personnel, environmental
affairs personnel, facility coordinators, corporate environmental executives,
project managers, contract managers, owners and operators, inspectors,
consultants, and attorneys.
- How environmental, health, and safety laws impact your operations
- The difference between laws and regulations
- Common features of all environmental, health, and safety laws and regulations
- State versus federal implementation and enforcement
- How laws and regulations are published and how to monitor, track, and participate in regulatory changes
- How EPA, OSHA, and DOT regulations interact
Overview of the Laws and Regulations
- Clean Air Act (CAA)
- Clean Water Act (CWA)
- Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
- Hazardous and Solid Waste Amendments (HSWA)
- RCRA Subtitle I—Underground Storage Tanks
- Comprehensive Environmental Response
Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA)
- Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act (EPCRA)
- OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (HazCom)
- Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency
- Chemical Hygiene Plans
- Confined Spaces
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Process Safety Management (PSM)
- RCRA Corrective Action Programs (CAP) and CERCLA cleanup programs
- Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)
- Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA)
- Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA)
Are You In Compliance?
- Is your facility subject to BACT, GACT, RACT, MACT, LAER, or the NSPS?
- What are the six major programs of the Clean Water Act and what do you need to know about them?
- How does the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act affect your operations?
- What are your reporting requirements under CERCLA and EPCRA?
- What are your emergency reporting and response requirements under CAA, CWA, CERCLA, RCRA, EPCRA, DOT, OSHA and TSCA?
Environmental Resource Center has trained thousands of employees from some of the country's largest companies, as well as federal and state government agencies, on all aspects of EPA, OSHA, and DOT regulations. They offer the most comprehensive compliance seminars in the industry and all of their seminars are fully guaranteed.
Their seminars receive excellent reviews from attendees for complete coverage of all applicable regulations, as well as for effective delivery of information. The instructors have actual hands-on experience with the topics they cover. They know what is like to have to comply with the regulations, making them uniquely qualified to train others in the appropriate procedures to follow.
PLEASE NOTE: ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCE CENTER NO LONGER ACCEPTS REGISTRATIONS WITH THE "BILL ME" OPTION. ALL WORKSHOPS MUST BE PAID IN ADVANCE BY CREDIT CARD.
Our instructors are full-time employees of Environmental Resource Center. Many come from corporate environmental management and all have hands-on experience. In addition to receiving rave reviews for knowledge, our instructors receive equally high marks for making the classes entertaining and the complex material easy-to-understand.
Past Participants Include:
- 3M Company
- Abbot Laboratories
- Babcock & Wilcox
- BP Oil Company
- CH2M Hill
- Cargill, Inc.
- Delta Airlines
- Dow Chemical
- Exxon Chemical
- Florida Power
- Goodyear Tire & Rubber
- Helene Curtis
- Kimberly Clark
- Nestle Foods
- New York City DOT
- Olin Corp.
- Owens Corning
- Ralston Purina
- Shell Offshore
- Sony Corporation
- Tupperware Mfg.
- US Air
- US Department of Energy
- Warner Lambert