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

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

July 2, 2020

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?

June 1, 2020

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

COVID-19: 7 Safety Questions To Ask Before We Return To Work (Again)

COVID-19: 7 Safety Questions To Ask Before We Return To Work (Again)

May 5, 2020

Well into the second wave of infections, EHS professionals have had time to evaluate safety measures introduced over the past months and consider how effective they have been at minimising the spread of the virus in the workplace. With the added advantage of hindsight and experience, we should be now improving and streamlining a system … Read More

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

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

April 21, 2020

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

6 Ways to Use Pro-Sapien for COVID-19 Response

6 Ways to Use Pro-Sapien for COVID-19 Response

April 2, 2020

The coronavirus that’s sweeping the world is forcing billions of people to find new ways of doing things. Nowhere is that truer than when it comes to work. Much of the world is now working from home. However, essential workplaces such as oil rigs and trade ports must stay open, with new safety measures designed … Read More

About Pro-Sapien

Behind the EHS Blog is Pro-Sapien. Pro-Sapien is the Enterprise Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) Software on Office 365. Used by large companies worldwide, Pro-Sapien integrates into your SharePoint portal where you get a familiar, user-friendly system. By utilizing the Microsoft tools you already know, Pro-Sapien makes EHS easier for everyone.