Section 8: Periodic InspectionsAnchor: #i1001632
Periodic inspections of warehouse operations are conducted as deemed necessary by the Responsible Branch. These inspections may or may not be announced.
The Responsible Branch performs periodic inspections. The Designated Sampler can conduct inspections when performed in conjunction with a routine sampling visit. If the Designated Sampler is asked to conduct the inspection, the Responsible Branch provides advance notification and duties to be performed.
Any violations of the Warehousing Agreement discovered by the Responsible Branch during a periodic inspection are documented and corrective action is taken.
Any violations of the Warehousing Agreement discovered by the Designated Sampler during a periodic inspection is documented in a memorandum to the Responsible Branch detailing the nature of the violation. A copy of the memorandum is furnished to the Producer/Supplier/Warehouse within one (1) working day. The Responsible Branch takes immediate corrective action.