When the Port of Tianjin, China’s third largest, blew up, it sent shockwaves across the world. Around 160 people lost their loves and almost 800 were seriously injured by the explosions and consequent fires that engulfed the city caused by a blast from a warehouse reportedly containing hazardous materials. Anybody remotely familiar with industrial accident […]
In part one, you heard all about the business benefits of EHS information management software. Sophisticated tools allow users to capture a single, consistent version of the truth in a timely manner, obtain meaningful real-time performance updates via detailed dashboards, and build accurate reports using flexible templates and straightforward capabilities. But what is the best […]
JM Family Enterprises, ranked No. 21 on Forbes’ list of “America’s Largest Private Companies”, has embarked on an ambitious sustainability strategy. The company manages multiple aspects of its environmental data, from energy and GHG emissions to water and waste. How did JM Family Enterprises’ manage to achieve their ambitious sustainability goals? Engagement: More than 60 […]
Complying with ever-evolving EHS regulations presents an ongoing challenge. Many companies are now using advanced management systems to provide organizational benefits such as making fully-informed decisions across the full range of EHS and compliance management. Considering the further increasing pressure due to fast evolving legal requirements, using an elaborate and well deployed information management software […]
Supply chain disclosure can be the most challenging part of non-financial reporting for companies. The ever increasing length and complexity of global supply chains drives global organizations to rethink common practices and consequently increase efficiency and security. According to the EU Directive on disclosure of non-financial and diversity information by certain large companies, environmental, social […]
CBRE is the world’s largest real estate investment manager, with 44,000 employees, 360 offices in 60 countries and revenues of $9 billion. Consistent energy and sustainability information management is vital to ensure CBRE’s clients fulfil their ambitious sustainability goals as well as to guarantee legislative compliance and streamline external reporting. Therefore, CBRE needs a tailored […]
Are you ready to spring forward on Sunday? The clocks have it easy; the people have the tougher adjustment. Changing times during daylight savings can lead to sleep deprivation, safety risks and reduced performance at work. NIOSH offers a few tips to employers to help their workers get used to the change. Read more here.
Have you posted your OSHA Form 300A yet? Employers have an obligation to post a copy of the form—which summarizes job-related injuries and illnesses logged during the 2015 calendar year—in a common area where employees can see it. You will often see this in a break room or common area where other federally mandated notices (like […]
The UK Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has brought criminal charges against the production company behind Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Actor Harrison Ford was seriously injured when a hydraulic metal door on the Millennium Falcon set fell on his leg. Read more here.
Dear valued customers, We’ve heard you. For years, we have been a trusted partner for your workplace health and safety needs. But we know that’s not where your company ends. We know that in addition to your employees’ safety and workplace health, you are focused on your environmental impact, your corporate social responsibility, and your […]