Here's how your organization can be ready for OSHA's new record-keeping rule

Posted by Gregory Monzo on November 17, 2017

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has amended its workplace injury reporting requirements numerous times since Congress passed the Occupational Safety and Health Act in 1970. In May 2016, the organization once again revised these regulations, releasing the "Final Rule to Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses," which required enterprises to keep electronic records detailing all worker injuries sustained on-site and submit this data for public consumption. The new rule, which carried an implementation date of Jan. 1, 2017 and a record submission start date of July 1, 2017, was designed to promote transparency and arm environmental health and safety researchers with the insights they needed to develop actionable, data-backed strategies for reducing worker injuries and fatalities.

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Topics: EHS, Incident Management System, EHS Software, Risk & Compliance

3 ways compliance auditing software can pay for itself

Posted by Harold Gubnitsky on November 7, 2017

Businesses embarking on environmental health and safety improvement activities sometimes balk at the notion of implementing new backend tools, such as compliance auditing software, that catalyze EHS growth. Installation can require considerable time and corporate resources. In the end, EHS stakeholders are reluctant to commit to these expenditures in fear of implementing solutions that generate paltry return on investment. However, powerful, well-tested compliance auditing solutions like the one we produce at ProcessMAP can reliably deliver optimal ROI, ultimately paying for themselves not long after the implementation process has concluded. How?

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Topics: EHS, EHS Audit, EHS Software, OSHA, Risk & Compliance

ProcessMAP User Conference Day 2 Recap: Customers and Thought Leaders Talk Mobile-First EHS Management

Posted by Dave Rath on April 13, 2017

As we close out Day 2 of our annual User Conference, we’re sharing more of the insights, discussion topics and key trends our customers, industry analysts and executives are talking about at the show. Check out our Day 1 recap if you haven’t read it yet. 

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Topics: EHS, Technology, EHS Software, Safety, Risk & Compliance, Business Insights, health and safety management

Organizations need to synergize their safety programs [Video]

Posted by ProcessMAP on December 19, 2016

Many organizations don't yet realize how their siloed risk and safety management programs hinder them, rather than letting them to get hyperspecific.

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Topics: EHS, EHS Software, Risk & Compliance, EHS Management System

From Silo to Synergy: New Frontiers in Risk and EHS Collaboration

Posted by Harold Gubnitsky on October 27, 2016
The world is going digital—yet many companies aren't when it comes to safety. While machines, methods and processes have evolved, risk and safety management has more or less stayed the same.
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Topics: EHS, Risk & Compliance

Knowing is half the battle: How integrated training management can prevent safety accidents

Posted by Dave Rath on October 7, 2016
Keeping workers safe on the job requires a holistic approach, and without training management software, it's difficult to ensure that the right employees get the right training at the right time.

Keeping workers safe on the job requires a holistic approach, though it can be challenging. On any given day, a safety manager can be running from worksite to worksite ensuring employees aren't harmed, as well as creating and executing training programs.

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Topics: EHS, OSHA, Risk & Compliance, Training

The power of mobile risk assessment [Video]

Posted by ProcessMAP on August 19, 2016

Most employers don't allow workers to use cellphones on the job - but that could be changing in some circles.

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Topics: Technology, Risk & Compliance, Business Insights

2 simple steps to avoid injuries at work [Video]

Posted by ProcessMAP on August 10, 2016

Injuries may seem certain and unavoidable at some workplaces, but by taking precautionary steps you can bid farewell to risk altogether.

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Topics: EHS, Incident Management System, EHS Software, Safety, Risk & Compliance, EHS Management System, Business Insights

Common risks workers face in the summer [Video]

Posted by ProcessMAP on August 1, 2016

While summer may be the perfect time to get outdoor projects done, the heat turns up for safety managers. Keep employees safe by knowing the common risks associated with the season.

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Topics: EHS, OSHA, Risk & Compliance, EHS Management System, Business Insights

From Inception to Influence: The Maturity Curve of EHS, Risk, and Quality

Posted by Brian Stenson on July 29, 2016

Remember the saying, “Rome wasn’t built in a day?” As you know, neither is world-class EHS performance. 

With the increased pressure on EHS professionals, some people are expected to move from paper reports to predictive analytics overnight. Others are tasked with leaping from an incident rate of five to zero in just one quarter. In the frenzy to meet increasing demands, the level of effort required to achieve world-class EHS results sometimes gets overlooked.

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Topics: EHS, Safety, Risk & Compliance, EHS Management System, Business Insights

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