5 Reasons To Get New EHS Software NOW (During COVID-19)

5 Reasons To Get New EHS Software NOW (During COVID-19)

By Irene ZuecoBlog

The example rule theorizes that immediately after a large-scale disaster, our risk perception increases. We give more attention to future preparedness plans. However, as time goes by, our memory diminishes—and our perception of risk with it. When it’s not as easy to recall an example of a disaster, we tend to again underestimate that risk. … Read More

Is Your Permit To Work System Ready For COVID-19?

Is Your Permit To Work System Ready For COVID-19?

By Irene ZuecoBlog

COVID-19 has forced some major workplace safety changes. Now Health and Safety personnel need to ask: does everyone doing work onsite understand these measures? The difference between ‘yes’ and ‘no’ involves a well-considered permit to work system. A formal permit to work (PTW) system documents what work is happening, when and where. A workflow tracks … Read More

How Are Traditionally Low Risk Offices Coping With COVID-19?

How Are Traditionally Low Risk Offices Coping With COVID-19?

By Irene ZuecoBlog

When the COVID-19 outbreak began, few perceived the world would be affected this much. Seemingly low risk aspects of life suddenly have the potential to cause incredible harm, such as grocery shopping, meeting family, or being near a colleague. The world has changed in an unprecedented manner, and we have been forced to work outside … Read More

Working From Home During COVID-19: Risks and Tips

Working From Home During COVID-19: Risks and Tips

By Irene ZuecoBlog

In these uncertain times, a lot of us have changed our office desk for the kitchen table, and although we certainly feel safer from the raging pandemic outside, working from home can have its own risks to watch out for. In 2019, only 5% of all UK workers said they mainly worked from home, which … Read More