Environmental Health and Safety Audits / Edition 9

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Overview

This new edition of Environmental Health and Safety Audits not only will help you put your company on course toward effective environmental compliance, but also now brings you up to date on changes in EPA and OSHA auditing policies, issues currently confronting auditing programs, and state-of-the-art strategies for managing and conducting audits. In this book, author Lawrence B. Cahill, a veteran with over 25 years of industry experience, provides all the information needed to conduct audits and manage an EH&S auditing program. He discusses new developments in information generation and availability, including ISO 14000 auditing guidelines, auditing dilemmas, and auditing tips. He provides several tools for building a successful audit program, including an EH&S audit program manual, a pre-audit questionnaire, a pre-audit checklist, an EH&S audit opening conference presentation, an environmental audit report, an EH&S audit appraisal questionnaire, and a management report. In addition to updates to most chapters, several new chapters address conducting third-party evaluations, and include a number of quick, practical reference guides on all aspects of performing an EH&S audit, from preparation to reporting findings. A new appendix also models a conference closing presentation.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781605907086
  • Publisher: Government Institutes
  • Publication date: 3/16/2011
  • Edition description: Ninth Edition
  • Edition number: 9
  • Pages: 686
  • Sales rank: 658,353
  • Product dimensions: 7.20 (w) x 10.10 (h) x 1.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Lawrence B. Cahill is a Certified Professional Environmental Auditor with Master Certification, and a Principal in ERM's Business Integration Group in Exton, Pennsylvania. He has over twenty-five years of professional EH&S experience in industry and consulting. Mr. Cahill has worked for Fortune 500 companies such as DuPont, Exxon, BF Goodrich, Colgate-Palmolive, Hercules, Eastman Kodak, Occidental Petroleum, Bristol-Myers Squibb, and TRW. He has conducted hundreds of audits, and has trained thousands of people in auditing skills all over the world, from Asia and Africa to South America, and throughout Europe and North America.

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Table of Contents

Part I. Managing a Program
Chapter 1. Perspectives in EH&S Auditing
Chapter 2. Government Perspective
Chapter 3. Legal Considerations
Chapter 4. Elements of a Successful Program
Chapter 5. Impact of International Standards on EH&S Audit Programs
Chapter 6. The Challenges of Meeting ISO 19011 Auditing Guidelines: Audit Program Gaps
Chapter 7. A Review of Some Typical Programs
Chapter 8. Benchmarking EH&S Audit Programs: Best Practices and Biggest Challenges
Chapter 9. Competencies, Characteristics and Training of EH&S Auditors
Chapter 10. Conducting Third-Party Evaluations of Environmental, Health and Safety Audit Programs
Chapter 11. Information Management
Chapter 12. Managing and Critiquing an Audit Program
Part II. Conducting The Audit
Chapter 13. Conducting the EH&S Audit
Chapter 14. Typical Compliance Problems Found During Audits
Chapter 15. Conducting Effective Opening and Closing Conferences
Chapter 16. Auditing Dilemmas
Chapter 17. Preparing Quality EH&S Audit Reports
Chapter 18. Environmental Auditing: A Modern Fable
Chapter 19. Achieving Quality EH&S Audits: Twenty Tips for Success
Part III. EH&S Audit Practical Guides
Chapter 20. EH&S Audit Guidance: Pre-Audit Preparation
Chapter 21. EH&S Audit Guidance: On-Site Activities
Chapter 22. EH&S Audit Guidance: Audit Findings Writing Guide
Part IV. Special Auditing Topics
Chapter 23. Property Transfer Assessments
Chapter 24. Top Ten Reasons Why Phase I Environmental Assessment Reports Miss the Mark
Chapter 25. Waste Contractor Audits
Chapter 26. Waste Minimization or Pollution Prevention Audits
Chapter 27. Evaluating Management Systems on EH&S Audits
Chapter 28. International EH&S Audits

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