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Infographic: The Benefits of Combining Safety Management Systems and Analytics

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Aberdeen's ongoing research into safety and operational performance shows that leading manufacturing companies do combine a Safety Management System (SMS) with analytics to build an efficient safety culture. Bringing safety processes to the next level is all about getting to and analyzing the data being collected.

Companies with a SMS and Analytics have:

Oil & Gas: Making the Case for Investing in an EHS Platform

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The price of oil has declined, leading to slashed budgets. By now, pretty much everyone in the Oil & Gas industry is familiar with these words. During these challenging times, it’s tempting to look at things from a short-term tactical perspective, and lose sight of the long-term strategic view. Many firms are forced to postpone capital expenditures to take into account the situation of the market. Other types of investments that companies tend to postpone include IT and software technology.

First Annual SPF Calgary Conference Announced: Experts from Enbridge, CH2M, Enablon and More to Examine EHS Programs Efficiencies and Operational Excellence

Between declining oil prices, slashed budgets, and increased incidental risks, conference to focus on how to create process efficiency and gain productivity improvements across all organizational levels
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The Environmental Health & Safety Tightrope

EH&S professionals face numerous challenges in today’s world of regulation and compliance.
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EH&S professionals face numerous challenges in today’s world of regulation and compliance. While their responsibilities of protecting employees, customers and the environment have remained the same, state, federal and international regulations have made their job very specific.

Infographic: How Mobility Is Improving Workers' Safety

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Mobility can be a powerful tool in the right hands. It saves operator time and bolsters labor productivity, provides a system of record with one-to-one accuracy verification, and limits incidents by granting employees access to data in real-time.

Safety Culture: The Foundation of Building a Successful Safety Program

With state and federal regulations constantly evolving, companies are being more proactive with their Environmental Health & Safety programs.
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With state and federal regulations constantly evolving, companies are being more proactive with their Environmental Health & Safety programs. Safety culture should be at the forefront of any successful EH&S program fostering an attitude and priority to keep employees safe.  Even if you are in compliance with required regulations, doesn’t necessarily mean that you have a good safety culture. Safety culture can be defined as a set of values, actions and commitment for the safety of employees and the public.

OSHA’s Positive Effect on Working America

Picture this. It’s 1970. You lace up your work boots, fill up your thermos, scrape away..
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Picture this. It’s 1970. You lace up your work boots, fill up your thermos, scrape away the snow collected on your windshield from the night before and head out to your job as an ironworker in the rust belt of the United States. It’s a mere 20 degrees when you arrive on site, an 18 story office building in the middle of town. There are many hazards that you encounter on a regular basis including the absence of barriers at high levels, hazardous materials and inadequate sanitation. Without a voice for change you press on without prejudice, doing your job to the best of your ability.

5 Things You Can Do to Promote Workplace Safety and Awareness

With the increasing number of hazardous chemical products being produced each year, employees all over the world are more likely to have a chemical exposure in the workplace.
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With the increasing number of hazardous chemical products being produced each year, employees all over the world are more likely to have a chemical exposure in the workplace. Are you an employer that requires employees to work with or around hazardous chemicals or materials? Having and maintaining a successful hazard communication plan is critical not only to the well-being of your employees, but also necessary to gain compliance with the Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety & Health Administration’s requirements.

Earth Day: A Day to Reflect on our Environmental Impact

On April 22, 2015 many corporations around the globe will celebrate Earth Day
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On April 22, 2015 many corporations around the globe will celebrate Earth Day. For us, Earth Day is a time to reflect on what we as an organization are doing to protect the environment. Earth Day was first recognized on April 22, 1970 by Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson and inspired out of nationwide anger. From Seven Spectacular Places Saved by the Environmental Movement. 

Infographic: Product Compliance Checklist

A guideline to ensure that your company’s product compliance is on track
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BEST-IN-CLASS PRODUCT COMPLIANCE: GOING BEYOND THE 4 WALLS - KEY STEPS

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