Blog

How health and safety drives operational excellence

15 April 2021
How often have you sat in management meetings, or spoken with other health and safety professionals, and heard the words, ’operational excellence’ being spoken? Whether it’s talking about your own organization or others, it seems like a relatively lofty goal to achieve. Furthermore, what does ...

5 Requirements for Exceptional Health and Safety Leadership

25 January 2021
In old-time science fiction movies, an alien spaceship lands in a field or a city and the extraterrestrial creatures disembark and immediately say, “Take me to your leaders.” The aliens assume that Earth’s leaders are exceptional. The also assume that our planet’s leaders and inhabitants are ...

Survey Says: Technology And Leadership Are Key to Improving Workplace Safety

17 November 2020
At the end of 2019, EHS Today created a ‘state of the EHS industry’ report based on responses from 556 survey participants. In the report, they highlight the differences between high-performing health and safety programs and those that perform poorly.

No budget, no problem: How safety software delivers ROI to the business

29 October 2020
Company leadership teams often perceive health and safety as a cost center that does not contribute to revenue. Because of this, they try to keep investment in the area to a minimum. Health and safety professionals often tell us that they do not have a budget for software. We hear this far more ...

Home alone: Why safety and HR departments need to work together now more than ever

21 October 2020
It feels like a lifetime ago since the first time we heard the words COVID-19 . Since the pandemic first started, HR and safety have quickly pivoted the way their organizations are run. They’ve dealt with setting up their workforce for remote working and dealing with mental health issues, ...

eBook: How Does a Crisis Impact Health and Safety

26 August 2020
The word "safety" has been Googled 30% more this year due to COVID-19. This highlights just how important health and safety is. Given the spotlight it is currently in, many business leaders have gone from discussing safety once a month to multiple times every day.

The Missing Piece of the Health and Safety Jigsaw Puzzle Part 4: Informed Decisions

25 June 2020
What is the Health and Safety Jigsaw Puzzle? It is a combination of key pieces and technology that can make a big difference in organizational health and safety. In Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 of this blog series, we introduced the first three pieces. In this blog post, we’ll look at the fourth ...

Announcing SHE Software’s first global virtual forum…’Business as Unusual’

23 June 2020
Safety is more important than ever. Coronavirus has been the most searched (and most discussed!)topic for the past few months placing an enormous spotlight on health and safety. Note: Data comes from Google Trends

The Missing Piece of the Health and Safety Jigsaw Puzzle Part 3: Data & Information

18 June 2020
The Health and Safety Jigsaw Puzzle is a combination of key pieces that can make a big difference in an organization, especially when technology is added to the mix. In Part 1 and Part 2 of this blog series, we introduced the first two pieces on leadership and engagement. In this blog post, we'll ...

The Missing Piece of the Health and Safety Jigsaw Puzzle Part 2: Engagement

02 June 2020
In our last blog we placed the first piece of the Health and Safety Jigsaw Puzzle that detailed how leadership is the first step in driving a positive culture. Now, we continue onto the next piece of the puzzle…engagement.