“Conduct an audit of the following safety management system elements at your organization or an organization with which you are familiar and have access to the required information:
SAFETY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM ELEMENTS
ANSI/AIHA Z10 SECTIONS
COURSE TEXTBOOK CHAPTERS
- Occupational Health and Safety Management System
- Occupational Health and Safety Policy
- Responsibility and Authority
- Employee Participation
- Review Process, Assessment, and Prioritization
- Risk Assessment
- Hierarchy of Controls
- Design Review
- Management of Change
- Monitoring and Measurement
- Incident Investigation
- Corrective and Preventive Actions
- Feedback to the Planning Process
- Management Review
Below, you will find some suggested sources for the objective evidence to support your evaluation:
Documents: Organizational safety manuals and instructions, safe operating procedures, and job hazard analyses Records: E-mails or letters from management to employees, safety meeting minutes, mishap logs, audit reports, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) citations, inspection reports, risk assessments, and training records Interviews: Management personnel, supervisors, and employees Observation: Walk through some workplaces to observe conditions for yourself.
For each management system element, discuss the objective evidence you found or were unable to find. Evaluate the effectiveness of the organization’s implementation of each element against available reference sources and best practice information. Use the following four-tier evaluation scheme to rate each element:
World Class: OHS performance Strong: Conforming/complete, may have minor gaps with action plans Moderate: Scattered non-conformances need to be addressed, positive trends/major elements in place Limited: Multiple or significant systemic non-conformances exist.
Appropriate references include the course textbook; textbooks from other college-level courses; ANSI/AIHA Z10-2012; other published consensus standards like ANSI, ASSE, AIHA, ISO, and NFPA; OSHA standards and voluntary guidelines; and articles published in professional journals. Blogs, Wikipedia, About.com, Ask.com, and other unmonitored Internet resources are not considered scholarly references and should not be used. Please contact your professor if you have any questions about the appropriateness of a source.
If an element is found to be less than World Class, provide recommendations for improvement. Be sure to use appropriate scholarly sources to support your recommendations.
Provide a summary of the overall status of the organization’s safety management system, and comment on the degree of alignment between the safety management system and other management system efforts utilized at the facility.
The Unit VIII Course Project must be a minimum of seven pages and a maximum of 10 pages in length, not including the title and reference pages. A minimum of five professional sources must be used.” 2 https://www.homeworkmarket.com/fields/environmental-science?page=2
1597216529-5107 https://www.homeworkmarket.com/fields/environmental-science Report on finding an environmental consulting co. 2-1/2 pages min 4 references. Intext citations and APA format https://www.homeworkmarket.com/questions/report-on-finding-an-environmental-consulting-co-2-12-pages-min-4-references-intext-citations-and-apa-format “Imagine that you are the environmental manager at a company that wants to purchase an abandoned piece of property across the street from its current facilities. You have been tasked with finding an environmental consulting company to assess the site because the bank that is financing the purchase wants an outside company to do the assessment. Your boss has asked you for a report on three environmental consulting companies in your area. After reading pages 5-11 in your textbook, you should clearly understand the role and qualification requirements of an environmental consultant. Your assignment is to research three environmental consulting companies in your area and answer the following questions:
List the name of each company and some of the main services it provides.
Compare and contrast the companies. Do some specialize in one area of environmental consulting?
Pick one of the companies to recommend in your report.
o Which assessment services do you think your company will use initially to identify contamination?
o If contamination is found in the initial assessment, what services do you think your company will use?
o Why did you pick this particular company?
Your report should be at least 2 ½ pages in length and should contain citations and references in APA style and intext citations 4 references. Your citations will be from your chosen companies’ websites. Be sure to use in-text citations where you are taking information from the company websites, and provide your full references at the end of your report. The report should be written in a format and tone suitable for turning in to your boss.