Tag: Environmental Health Safety

Faces of EHS: For Patrick Karol, Making Safety Personal Leads to Success

Patrick Karol has been involved in the field of environmental, health, and safety (EHS) for more than 25 years. For our latest “Faces of EHS” profile, we sat down with Patrick to discuss how he got his start in the industry, his biggest influence, as well as his thoughts on trends and best practices for […]

Faces of EHS: Camille Oakes on the Importance of Building Trust and Having a Growth Mindset

While attending Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Camille Oakes had her mind set on becoming a pilot. Her heart, however, had other plans. After taking an introduction to occupational safety class, she loved it, and changed her major. Oakes joined the university’s ASSP student chapter and began connecting with other safety professionals in Central Florida. Suffice […]

Favorite Faces of EHS: Making Safety a Value Within Your Organization

When we started “Faces of EHS” back in January 2020, we envisioned it as a profile series in which we could chat with professionals who are on the front lines of environment, health, and safety (EHS) work. It was our goal to get many perspectives on the breadth and scope of what EHS professionals are […]

Faces of EHS: Teddy Amoaning’s Interest in EHS Began as a Child

Teddy Amoaning’s passion for environmental, health, and safety (EHS) was ignited after his little brother was exposed to lead-based paint as a child. As a result, his younger brother was, unfortunately, diagnosed with mental illness and experienced a myriad of health and developmental issues. Amoaning’s mother, who works as a CRN, dedicated her life to […]