Is your company adequately covered for disasters?
One of the biggest responsibilities of any EHS department is controlling (and mitigating) risks in the workplace. Conducting thorough risk assessments on a regular basis can be your best defense against workplace hazards.
Not everyone realizes that a good safety program can benefit a company in some surprising ways, too. The most surprising, and perhaps the most important? Achieving a favorable return on safety investment.
Finding the right safety software for your operations isn’t exactly easy. But even more challenging can be getting the approval and support from the C-suite execs to greenlight your safety software investment.
With enterprise risk management (ERM), business decisions are approached with regards to the risk they oppose. Opportunities are rated against their most likely outcome, and threats are mitigated based on their potential impact. ERM strategies can be applied to critical parts of your operations, or to the company as a whole.
When you're working on the field, always remember to apply best practices and job safety analysis (JSA) to ensure a safe workplace. Below are insights into the JSA process, and how it helps manage occupational incidents.