Category: Risk Mitigation

EHSDA Shorts: What Are the Most Important Factors for EHS Technical Solutions?

In this installment of EHSDA Shorts, Kenna Carlsen, Senior Research Associate, National Safety Council’s Work to Zero initiative, details the most important factors for EHS technical solutions. This clip was taken from a webinar titled “Making Innovation Accessible to Eliminate Workplace Fatality Risk,” which was part of EHS Worker Safety NOW virtual event. The full […]

Liberty Mutual Releases 2024 Workplace Safety Index

Overexertion, falls, and being struck by objects or equipment were the top causes of employers’ workers’ compensation costs, according to Liberty Mutual’s 2024 Workplace Safety Index, released June 11. The report from the insurer’s Risk Control Services ranked the top 10 causes of the most serious workplace injuries—those causing an employee to miss more than […]

EHSDA: What Workplaces Can Do to Prevent MSDs

In this installment of EHSDA Shorts, Matthew Marino, Owner, Evolving Innovation, and Dr. Ram Maikala, PhD, ASP, FHFES, Program Technical Consultant, National Safety Council, discuss what workplaces can do to prevent musculoskeletal disorders (MSD). The webinar was moderated by Jay Kumar, Editor-in-Chief of EHS Daily Advisor. This clip was taken from a webinar titled “Panel […]

Learning from Workplace Incidents: Insights for EHS Professionals

In the realm of environment, health, and safety (EHS), workplace incidents serve as invaluable learning opportunities. Every incident, whether minor or major, provides EHS professionals with insights into potential hazards, organizational weaknesses, and opportunities for improvement. By analyzing and understanding the root causes of incidents, EHS professionals can implement proactive measures to prevent future occurrences, […]

How Winning EHS Teams Are Evolving to Mitigate Risk

The Environmental, Health, Safety, and Sustainability (EHS&S) profession has evolved significantly, with EHS leaders now playing a pivotal role in driving sustainability and corporate social responsibility initiatives. However, they face two major challenges hindering their ability to transform their departments into modern, data-driven value creators that continue to effectively mitigate risk. Many organizations still rely […]