RegScan Launches New International Regulatory Compliance Service

Jan 13, 2010, 19:10 ET from RegScan, Inc.

WILLIAMSPORT, PA Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to a growing need in the marketplace, RegScan, Inc. has launched a new global regulatory compliance service – Cardinal Tailored Global Registers.  Through its new partnership with UK based Cardinal Environment, RegScan can offer this service for nearly any country in the world.  The Cardinal Tailored Global Registers service allows a U.S. headquarters location to monitor country specific environmental health and safety legislation via concise, easy-to-read English summaries, while simultaneously providing their international facilities with full-text legislation in native language.

"Working with Cardinal Environment allows us to fill another niche need in our global service offering," explains RegScan, Inc. President and CEO Ned Ertel.  "As we all know, the EH&S market is a series of niches and no one solution fits all. Our ability to expand our international service with their tailored legislative content is complementary to our other products."

"We are excited by this new service, which will help both the corporate office and the facilities monitor and understand the compliance requirements worldwide. Further, it helps address the ISO and RC 14001 and OHSAS 18001 requirements to track regulatory compliance on a facility-by-facility basis through the individual tailoring of each country's legislation," says Geoff Smith, Vice President of Strategic Sales.

"Working with RegScan enables us to vastly expand our market scope in North America," adds Dr. Christine Hunter, Managing Director and Director of R&D for Cardinal Environment. "Adding RegScan as our North American representative was an easy decision, they share our philosophy of attention to detail and our global vision."

Founded in 1987, RegScan, Inc. provides its services to Fortune 1000 companies worldwide. RegScan GCS has innovated online compliance by providing users with a unique toolset and easy access to hundreds of databases of domestic and international regulatory data, audit prototols and tools, change management and alerts, and specialized project management and hazardous materials software.

Cardinal Environment is a specialist regulation consultancy located in the United Kingdom. Qualified in science, law and HSE practice; their trained staff work in expert teams to cover chemicals, pharmaceuticals, oil and gas, manufacturing, warehousing and retail.

Established in 1997, Cardinal provides specialist advice and support on difficult regulatory and compliance issues; and internet based health, safety and environmental legal compliance and regulatory support services covering Europe, Russia & CIS, Africa, Far East and Australasia.

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