Safety and Health -- Emergency Planning -- Laws and Regulations
Describes creation & responsibilities of State Emergency Response Commission, Local Emergency Planning Committee, and Tribal Emergency Response Commission. Provides EPCRA Hotline phone numbers and...
Briefly discusses the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, the Clean Water Act, The OSHA Emergency Action Plan, the Comprehensive Emergency Response, Compensation and Liability Act, the Clean Air...
Describes possible law suits and penalties for noncompliance, the EPA's role in enforcement and EPCRA Section 313 (Toxic Release Inventory).
Discusses the EPCRA-required inventory report of on-site hazardous chemicals, as well as the more frequently filed Tier Two Report that provides additional information.
This OSHA website answers many of the more common questions regarding their HAZWOPER regulation (29 CFR 1910.120, Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response.) It more specifically addresses...
Laws, Regulations and Interpretations provides a comprehensive and easy to use resource for current OSHA standards and enforcement-related information.