EHS Software Services entries

What to look for in an EHS Management system

The business justification of a modern EHS software system should be a straightforward, low-risk management decision. Most companies today are still using spreadsheets to manage their EHS program. As regulatory agencies become more sophisticated in tracking, reporting, and compliance enforcement, spreadsheets are simply not viable and create risk of non-compliance events and lost productivity. Compliance experts estimate that 80 percent of enterprises use spreadsheets to support critical business functions.  Spreadsheets are powerful and effective in small groups, but quickly break down when collaboration is needed across the organization. Visibility: Dynamic dashboards with data drill-down capability offer flexible data visualization [...]

By | 2018-05-11T09:34:12+00:00 May 14th, 2018|EHS Software Services, Thought Leaders|0 Comments

Top 10 Problems EHS organizations have with Software [INFOGRAPHIC]

TITLE: Top 10 EHS Software Problems Companies Have 1) Invested in an EHS enterprise system and are only using part of the functionality 2) Need a master Action Item Interface They have action Items coming in from multiple systems Which action item is important? 3) How to deal with multiple sub systems (MOC, Investigation, observation, BBS, JSA) With multiple systems, each has different steps 4) How to analyze the data / data overload Too much data coming in from too many system 5) Still have manual processes Many companies are still tracking EHS data in Excel and Email alongside an [...]

By | 2018-05-02T16:05:23+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|EHS Software Services, infographics|0 Comments

Getting IT to buy in to your EHS software project

For many organizations today, technology is playing an increasingly large role in driving environmental, health, safety (EHS) and quality compliance and processes.  Across every industry, a higher percentage of the budget is being allocated towards EHS software.  Done right, enterprise EHS solutions have a larger user base than ERP rollouts. Getting IT properly aligned is a vital step to ensuring the success of a new EHS system implementation.  With our DecisionEHS projects, part of our process is getting IT to buy in the to need for a new EHS system by focusing on the following steps: 1) Engage the [...]