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Auditing Elements: Mechanical Integrity (Part 7)

September 14th, 2021

In this compliance audit blog series, we have decided to focus on each program element. If you plan to lead an audit, these lists will be instructional for you. But if you want to prepare for an upcoming audit, these lists will give you an idea of what to expect. Auditing the mechanical integrity element […]

Auditing Elements: Operating Procedures & Training (Part 6)

August 31st, 2021

In this compliance audit blog series, we have decided to focus on each program element. If you plan to lead an audit, these lists will be instructional for you. But if you want to prepare for an upcoming audit, these lists will give you an idea of what to expect. Operating Procedures The two main […]

Auditing Elements: PHA, Compliance Audit, & Employee Participation (Part 5)

August 17th, 2021

In this compliance audit blog series, we have decided to focus on each program element. If you plan to lead an audit, these lists will be instructional for you. But if you want to prepare for an upcoming audit, these lists will give you an idea of what to expect. Process Hazard Analyses and Compliance […]

Auditing Elements: Process Safety Information (Part 4)

August 3rd, 2021

In this compliance audit blog series, we have decided to focus on each program element. If you plan to lead an audit, these lists will be instructional for you. But if you want to prepare for an upcoming audit, these lists will give you an idea of what to expect. Process safety information often takes […]

Compliance Audit Documentation (Part 3)

July 20th, 2021

The RMP, PSM, and CalARP regulations have very few requirements for compliance audit reports: Title 29 CFR ยง1910.119(o)(3) A report of the findings of the audit shall be developed. In theory, an audit report could simply list out the recommendations from the activity. In practice, regulators do not accept this type of documentation. Just like […]