Automotive Regulatory Compliance Services
Reduce risk. Improve safety.
Successful regulatory compliance is vital to an efficiently functioning automotive organization and a well-trained workforce. Yet regulations may force the industry to transform. Two primary types of compliance — health, safety and environmental; and process risk and emergency and safety management — demand the most attention. While they address different compliance issues (with some crossover) they raise very similar challenges for global automotive brands. These include:
- Increasingly complex and restrictive governmental regulations
- Differing, sometimes divergent, nation-to-nation regulatory frameworks
- Increased production costs in order to comply with those regulations
- Time and resources to implement and adapt to new regulations
- Access to highly specialized expertise to keep pace with constantly evolving compliance requirements
And let’s not forget the potential for huge regulatory penalties and potential legal liability due to lack of compliance.
Clearly, the current automotive regulatory landscape calls for carefully designed regulatory risk management and compliance solutions. And now is not the time or place for off-the-shelf solutions that may become obsolete before you even unwrap them.
Building a culture of compliance
With cross-industry know-how and knowledge built from over 50 years in the field, we offer regulatory compliance services that help minimize risk and maintain compliance. Our expertise includes developing governance, risk management, and regulatory compliance processes and procedures in the following areas:
- Emergency Management Services
- Environmental Services
- Health, Safety & Environmental
- Process Safety & Risk Management
- Safety Training
Focusing on technical regulations elements as they relate to your organization, we engage your management, workforce, and stakeholders in building a culture of compliance that supports your commitment to process safety. If your programs or processes require improvement, we partner with you to identify the issues, develop a strategy for improvement, and implement the solution.
Health, safety and environmental compliance
This area of compliance seems to grow more complex every day. From mitigating the impact of pandemic outbreaks and natural disasters to adhering to OSHA policies and training your workforce to safely handle hazardous materials, the risks quickly add up. We help you mitigate these risks with comprehensive workforce training programs that increase safety and environmental awareness.
Homeland Security Services
Learn how to plan for, prepare for, and recover from events resulting from terrorist threats.
OSHA Worker Health & Safety Training
Augment your overall health, safety and environment training with our Mandatory Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) certification course for RCRA-permitted storage facilities.
Production Safety Management
Operate incident-free work sites by developing a culture of safety that includes safety education, performance monitoring, and accountability.
Public Health Services (Pandemic & Bioterrorism)
We combine prevention and deference strategies with recognition, avoidance, isolation, and notification techniques to strengthen your pandemic and bioterrorism preparedness skills.
Resource Conservation & Recovery Act/Department of Transportation Training: Meet permit requirements and keep workers safe with our 24-hour initial environmental certification course. Keep knowledge current and awareness high with a four-hour annual refresher.
Process safety and risk management services
Aging facilities, a depleted workforce, and an ever-increasing regulatory environment translates to a greater scrutiny on your company’s production facilities.
GP Strategies offers a comprehensive suite of process safety and regulatory risk management solutions to meet the needs of your global automotive enterprise.
These include an in-depth assessment to help improve the performance of your process safety management and mechanical integrity programs.
A systematic approach to help identify, prioritize and mitigate risks to minimize downtime and maximize safety.
Resources for timely development of operating and maintenance procedures.
Comprehensive operator and maintenance training services to ensure workers are qualified to perform their job duties.
Independent third-party audits and assessments (using OSHA PSM audit guidelines) help clarify the state of your process safety management program.
Define your process boundaries and risks by utilizing “what if”, HAZOP, FMEA, or layers of protection analysis.
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