Overview

Bloomberg BNA and Specialty Technical Publishers present BNA Auditor™, a web-based environment, health and safety compliance auditing tool that combines regularly updated state and federal content with concise, expert guidance.

BNA Auditor™ is a customizable, easy-to-use tool, designed to save you time and money, minimize risk, and help you demonstrate due diligence:

  • Assess a facility's compliance with all applicable federal and state environmental regulations.
  • Customize your audit by selecting just those modules that apply to your facility, or by adding corporate standards or site-specific requirements.
  • Compare state details with relevant federal requirements at the right point in your audit checklists.
  • Rely on the detailed instructions, auditor guide notes, field-tested checklists, and accurate quarterly updates.
  • Quickly identify areas of conformance and nonconformance, improvement opportunities, and more with the Auditor Scorecard.
  • Link directly to the text of any relevant federal or state citation.
  • Save, share, and export your EHS audit checklists.
  • Generate audit and compliance management reports.

BNA Auditor™ has recently been enhanced to help you become even more effective:

  • A streamlined user interface
  • Update flags on the homepage (so you never miss a change)
  • A new “Updates Archive” feature to easily view all applicable regulatory updates

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What's Available

Background Information
• Provides overview and applicability summaries of federal and state regulations for environment and safety.
• Key compliance definitions.

Pre-Audit/Pre-Assessment Preparation
• List of all documents, reports, and files to be gathered for review prior to an on-site audit or inspection.

Compliance Rulebooks (Audit Protocols)
• Detailed summaries of regulatory requirements.
• Links to over 45,000 citations 
• Provides access to the relevant regulatory requirement in full text.
Guide Notes
• Expert guidance to help you determine applicability.
• Specific compliance elements to look for, including practices, conditions, or situations that could indicate potential problems.
• Direction on how to verify compliance.

Checklists
• A customizable spreadsheet allowing the quick recording of a facility’s compliance status with each regulatory requirement including a list of applicable state and federal regulations.

Quarterly Updates
• Detailed release notes for all topics and states.
• Flagged changes for topics in saved templates.

Topics Covered

Environment
  • Air quality
  • Asbestos
  • Audit privilege
  • Drinking water
  • Facility management systems
  • Hazardous materials
  • Hazardous wastes
  • Ionizing radiation (NRC licenses)
  • Lead-based paint
  • Oil and petroleum
  • Operator certification (POTW)
  • PCBs
  • Pesticides
  • Solid wastes
  • Storage tanks (UST, AST)
  • Toxic substances
  • Underground storage tanks
  • Wastewater
  • Wetlands
Safety Topics
  • Brazing
  • Chemical exposures
  • Compressed gases
  • Confined spaces
  • Controls
  • Cutting
  • Diving
  • Electrical
  • Excavations
  • Fire protection
  • General environmental
  • General industry
  • Hand-held tools
  • Hazard communication
  • Hazardous materials
  • HAZWOPER
  • ISO 9000
  • Lockout/tagout
  • Machinery
  • Materials handling
  • Means of egress
  • Medical/first-aid
  • Occupational health
  • Personal protection
  • Powered platforms
  • Record keeping
  • Process safety
  • Walking/working surfaces
  • Welding
OSHA Construction Topics (Federal only)
  • Blasting and use of explosives
  • Commercial diving operations
  • Concrete and masonry
  • Cranes, derricks, hoists, and lifts
  • Demolition
  • Electrical
  • Excavations
  • Fall protection
  • Fire protection and prevention
  • General safety and health
  • Hand and power tools
  • Hazardous waste operations and emergency response
  • Materials handling
  • Occupational exposures and environmental controls
  • Personal protective and life saving equipment
  • Power transmission and distribution
  • Process safety management
  • Recordkeeping and posting
  • Rollover protection equipment
  • Scaffolding
  • Signs, signals, and barricades
  • Stairways and ladders
  • Steel erection
  • Toxic and hazardous substances
  • Underground construction, caissons, cofferdams, and compressed air
  • Welding and cutting

 

DOT Hazardous Materials Transportation & Motor Carrier Safety Topics (Federal only)
  • Hazardous materials transportation
  • Hazardous materials transported by aircraft
  • Hazardous materials transported by motor vehicle
  • Hazardous materials transported by rail
  • Hazardous materials transported by vessel
  • Motor carrier safety
Pipeline Safety Topics (Federal only)
  • Alcohol Misuse Prevention and Anti-Drug Program
  • Hazardous liquid and carbon dioxide transportation
  • Liquefied natural gas systems
  • Natural gas systems
FIFRA Topics (Federal only)
  • General requirements and storage
  • Pesticide containers (including labeling and repackaging requirements)
  • Producers and refillers
  • Worker protection
  • Pesticide containment structures
  • Federal applicator certification
Fire Code Management of Hazardous Materials Topics
  • National Fire Protection Association
  • NFPA, Uniform Fire Code™
  • International Fire Code
  • Uniform Fire Code™
Greenhouse Gas Management
(Federal only)

Air Quality Industry Specific
MACT Standards (Federal Only)
  • Coating Industry Operations
  • Hazardous Waste Combustors
  • Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing
  • Organic Chemical Manufacturing
  • Pesticide Active Ingredient Production
  • Petroleum Products Manufacturing
  • Site Remediation
  • Upstream Oil and Natural Gas
  • Processing
Air Quality Management in
Santa Barbara California

Onshore & Offshore Upstream Oil &
Gas Operations (Federal Only)