Ways to Boost Safe Working Culture
Establishing safe and healthy work environment, should be the top priority of every employer and employee. Making employees happy and contended is the best way to achieve the goal of ‘Safe Working Environment’. Some of the means to attain this is to give them required awareness, training, appreciation, praise, recognition and gratitude. This in turn will improve the productivity, improvise safety approach, record less absenteeism, improve retention, reduce work conflicts and thus pay off in bigger ways.
Accomplishing this task with best and fruitful results is enabled with HSE or EHS Portal which Engages, Enables and Energizes Safety Professionals to practice “Safe Working Environment“. An ideal web portal must be a specially designed webpage of an organization, which is highly interactive, easily accessible and relevant tool to be customized depending on particular needs of the organization. Involvement of employees and knowledge sharing are the driving forces of an EHS Portal.
|Motivating safety professionals and contractors with rewards and awards can be done in various ways like by Featuring Employee Profiles, Declaring Safe Contractor of the Month, Safe Employee of the Month, Safety Thought for the Day and Safety Effort of the Day. These efforts and acknowledgement can encourage employees to adopt safe work culture in the organization. It gives them a path to know how their safety actions impacts overall company performance in-turn helping them to meet their goals.||EHS Portal at a Glance
EHS Portal, should allow reporting and sharing of incident, near-miss and hazards promptly throughout the organization. Live work permits & suspended work permits data can be shared, so that all the employees are aware about the same.
The most important feature of EHS Portal is its Customization, one should be able to customize it as per their requirements, giving required control to their employees or safety staff to post, operate and manage upcoming events, news, blogs, articles, hazard alerts, permits issued and other relevant information and useful links at regular intervals. This allows information to be shared quickly thereby improving safety culture.