EHS ownership is a task cut out for the top level management. How they delegate, assign and make it happen on the sites and shop floors is an entirely different set of discussion. But fundamentally, enabling EHS values is the top level management task.
30 May 2018
Water security is under threat due to vertical lifting of as much water as we like from limited aquifers in the ground below. An aquifer is a groundwater resource that recharges via natural seepage and percolation of water from the ground above. The same ground on which now impervious concrete pavements and structures stand.
29 May 2018
BBS isn’t the magic wand that can be waved with wishful thinking and assume it will work at the workplace. Negative safety practices such as reporting quotas and overzealous monitoring of employees with little dialogue has rendered it nearly useless.
24 May 2018
Industrial communication has been seen as a sort of privileged platform that was not open to discussions. Digitization has helped in getting rid of some of its rigidity as systems and mechanization became more approachable.
21 May 2018
Audit and audit management programs promise to become the necessary risk barrier by becoming an active element in the constant battle for compliance. The modern-day industrial scenario confuses the availability of instantaneous recordkeeping.
19 May 2018
Software platforms supporting EHS requirements should be considered as a basic need of industrial operations at this point. Corporate leaders, business demands and industrial expansions have embraced the digitization based pivot.