What It Takes to Be Environmental & Safety Elite

Auto facilities that have earned E&S Elite status have met the rigorous requirements of each of these six categories.

Safety Systems

  • Written safety program
  • Hazard assessment
  • PPE training
  • Safety inspections
  • Safety incident documentation
  • No recent violations

Environmental Systems

  • Tier II (business) plan
  • EPA AC 609 training
  • Environmental inspections
  • No recent violations
  • Spill prevention countermeasure and control plan

Hazard Communication

  • Chemical inventory
  • Safety Data Sheets
  • Hazard Communication program

Loss Control

  • Hazard correction
  • Safety meetings
  • Employee training

Emergency Response

  • Emergency action plan
  • Evacuation site and map
  • Emergency Response training

Facility-Specific Requirements

  • DOT Hazardous Materials training
  • 24-hour hazardous waste number
  • Respiratory Protection training
  • NESHAP 6H training
  • Forklift training