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 February Chapter Meeting

Speaker Presentation
2/12/2013 4:00 PM
2/12/2013 7:00 PM
J. Liu Restaurant, 6880 North High Street, Worthington, OH 43085 |

 Auditing Environmental, Health & Safety

Presented by Blair Norris, Ashland Inc., EH&S Audit Manager

Mr. Norris will be making a presentation which explains the basics of EH&S auditing and a professional certification that many EH&S auditors obtain through the Board of Environmental, Health & Safety Auditor Certifications (BEAC). In addition Mr. Norris will provide a summary of Ashland’s EH&S Auditing process.

Blair is currently the EH&S Audit Manager for Ashland Inc. located in Dublin, Ohio. Ashland has made the EH&S Auditing function part of its Internal Audit Department to provide the function with the same level of independence as it’s other auditing functions. Mr. Norris manages a staff of three Senior EH&S Auditors who audit all of Ashland’s global manufacturing locations. Mr. Norris has been an Ashland employee for approximately two and a half years and brings 22 years of EH&S auditing experience into his role. Mr. Norris’s previous experience includes working for companies such as LTV Steel, Anheuser-Busch and Boeing. Mr. Norris is originally from the Chicago area but spent much of his professional life in St. Louis where he became a life –long St. Louis Cardinal fan.

Registration begins at 4:00pm
Presentation will be from 4:15 to 5:15
Hors D'oeuvres and drinks to follow the presentation until 7:00pm

1 drink ticket will be provided to each registrant and a cash bar will be available. 

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