New to Compliance?
First, ignorance of the law is no defense.
The consequences for noncompliance can be costly, severe, and highly embarrassing to your employer.
For example, see the "Basic EPA Enforcement Primer" below, for a summary of possible enforcement actions for non-compliance.
Second, to learn about various compliance issues facing the environmental, health and safety professional, click a topic in the menu.
Most topics include a summary of the regulations, a link to the regulatory agency, and links for additional resources.
The summaries are focused on the role of hazardous materials management and reporting.
Lastly, click the EPA/OSHA News in the menu for current EPA and OSHA news releases.