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Managing the Risk Of Hazardous Materials Compliance: Where’s the T [Transportation] in EHS&S?
Thursday April 7, 2016
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Cost: FREE for Members, $99 for Non-Members
Compliance with the DOT HMR is often overlooked by companies with robust and effective EHS&S programs due to the depth and breadth of the hazardous materials regulations. EHS&S managers may find themselves responsible for managing compliance with these complex regulations with minimal understanding and resources.
Many companies lack a formal management system that includes hazardous materials transportation. This can be an opening for serious risk and compliance issues associated with product and materials shipping and supply chains.
Download this webinar to learn:
- Current enforcement and compliance issues around hazardous materials shipments in the US
- Challenges and obstacles to managing DOT hazardous materials compliance risk
- Case studies and strategies of managing hazardous materials risks
- Brooke Dillon, CPEA, Senior Technical Manager; WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
- Kristen Dickey, CPEA, General Manager; WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
Kristen Dickey is the Compliance Services Lead and a certified professional environmental auditor at WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff. She has more than 17 years of experience with environmental and transportation compliance and management systems experience for clients of WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff. Ms. Dickey conducts third-party U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) hazardous materials and compliance audits and provides related compliance support included hazmat employee training and management systems development to her clients including Superfund sites, steel mills, oil and gas operations, and a manufacturer of construction products. Kristen holds a B.S. in Environmental Science from Allegheny College.
Brooke Dillon is a senior technical manager and certified professional environmental auditor at WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff. She has more than 15 years of experience with environmental and transportation compliance and merger and acquisition due diligence projects for clients across a wide variety of sectors. Ms. Dillon manages environmental and U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) hazardous materials compliance audit and compliance programs for clients in the electronics, construction materials, liquid soap and detergents, and entertainment sectors, and conducts DOT hazardous materials training and education programs both internally and for the clients of WSP|Parsons Brinckerhoff. She holds an MS in Environmental Science and Policy from Johns Hopkins University.
Green Tie Blog Post
Integrated Haz Mat Management May Not Adequately Address Risk
March 30, 2016, By Brooke Dillon
Many companies have dedicated staff to manage EHS and sustainability (EHS&S) risks and management systems to continuously improve policies and compliance management. But, how do companies manage the risks associated with U.S. Department of Transportation hazardous materials (haz mat) regulations? And, for those companies that do manage the risk, where do they commonly fall short? Read more...