In a global company, EHS managers often find themselves challenged by the local EHS regulations they need to apply to their worldwide facilities. There could be language challenges, an overabundance of laws to sift through, and lack of local knowledge.
ISO has developed a new standard, ISO 45001, Occupational health and safety management systems - Requirements, to help organizations reduce the burden of occupational injury and disease and make workplaces safer.
Antea Group’s blog provides a background to this standard, its difference from OSHAS 18001, its implications for your business, and how being proactive in risk management is imperative to keeping your workers safe.
Diminishing water resources is a rising global challenge—a challenge that food and beverage companies are uniquely positioned to tackle in order to protect their business, communities and ecosystems around the world.
Antea Group spotlights Phil Gilchrist, its environmental remediation consultant based in California. Phil’s discipline and determination can be seen in the way he acquired his dream car and his success in achieving his health goals! Phil brings this enthusiasm to his work, concentrating especially on the regulatory aspect of environmental remediation.
Investing in environment, health, and safety (EHS) or sustainability consulting services means you have specific challenges to address and opportunities to harness—you want the work done right, within budget, and in a way that helps you reach your goals and drives meaningful business value.
Supervillains--without them, there would be no superheroes.
Over the years, Marvel and DC Comics have left us with a swarm of merry miscreants — villainous counterparts to the likes of Batman, Spider-Man, and Superman.
Some villains are born, but others are created. Freak accidents are one of the most common supervillain origin tropes, but probably one of the most avoidable. If only the imaginary corporations of our favorite comic book worlds had been able to mitigate those workplace safety hazards...
Talent and knowledge of technology are hot commodities these days as the number of tech sector jobs has increased exponentially. Not only have the number of new occupations and titles grown, but so too have the number of people within the industry--in 1997 there were an estimated 2.2 million jobs within the tech industry, but by 2017, tech jobs exceeded 7 million.
Antea Group is a part of the Inogen Environmental Alliance—a global network of EHS&S consultancies that work together to provide environmental health and safety solutions on every continent in the world. Our Inogen Member Spotlight series highlights the experience and knowledge from our fellow Inogen Associates from all around the world.
Name and Role: I am Alex Ferguson, Managing Director of Delta-Simons Environmental Consultants, a founding member of Inogen Environmental Alliance. I also sit on the Inogen board.
Per and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are appearing in drinking water across the United States. Since the EPA’s adoption of advisory drinking water levels for PFAS in 2016, it has re-emerged as a contaminant of concern at scores of sites across the country.