Executive Brief • May 21, 2020
NAEM Executive Brief, Selected News for the EHS Community
“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”
Margaret Mead
(1901 – 1978)
American Cultural Anthropologist, Author and Speaker
OSHA Intensifies Coronavirus-Related Policies Following Criticism
As officials across the United States give the green light to retail, restaurant and other businesses to reopen their doors, OSHA has announced it will bolster its in-person inspections.
EHS Today

Key Policies, Practices and Preparations for Employee Re-Entry
Based on benchmark research and conversations with EHS professionals, this 10-item checklist represents the key issues that NAEM members felt belonged on any EHS leader’s re-entry agenda.
NAEM's GreenTie Blog

How You Can Plan For a Safe Reopening
Here's what small businesses and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommend when you're planning to reopen your business as safely as possible.

Building Simple, Cost-Effective Technology Solutions
Bryden Waggott, Senior Vice President of EHSQ at Intelex, shares insights on how to evaluate the ever-changing technology and software market to find the right tools for your company.
Sponsored by Intelex
NAEM's GreenTie Blog

Global Emissions Plunged An Unprecedented 17 Percent During The Coronavirus Pandemic
As infections surged in March and April, nations worldwide experienced an abrupt reduction in driving, flying and industrial output, leading to a startling decline of more than 1 billion tons of carbon dioxide emissions. That includes a peak drop in daily emissions of 17 percent in early April, according to the study, published in the journal Nature Climate Change.
The Washington Post

Climate Change Is Making Hurricanes Stronger, Researchers Find
An analysis of satellite imagery from the past four decades suggests that global warming has increased the chances of storms reaching Category 3 or higher.
The New York Times
NAEM Conferences
NAEM's EHS Operational Excellence Conference is now virtual! View updated agenda and registration options.
EHS Operational Excellence Virtual Conference
Live now: Thursday, May 21, 2020
You can join late! Only $149 to register!
Attend What Works With Your Schedule and Listen to Recordings of the Rest Later

Learn how to sustain EHS during times of business interruption. There has never been a more important time to connect with other EHS&S professionals and hear from industry leaders how they are sustaining operational excellence during COVID-19. Attend NAEM’s one-day virtual conference for strategies on how to meet management objectives and reduce risk during a time of crisis.
NAEM Research
2020 EHS&S Staffing, Structure & Budget Report
2020 EHS&S Staffing, Structure & Budget Report
New Report

Are you looking for data on how other companies are budgeting and organizing their EHS&S teams? Read NAEM's new report with 2020 data to get the most up-to-date information on how leading companies are staffing, structuring and budgeting their EHS&S teams.
NAEM Webinars
How to Build Corporate Social Responsibility in Your Supply Chain
How to Build Corporate Social Responsibility in Your Supply Chain
Thursday, May 28, 2020
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. EDT

Learn how to collaborate with companies in your supply chain to achieve sustainability, CSR and ESG goals.
Emerging From a Long Winter: Things Your Business Needs to Know to Manage Risk in a Post-COVID-19 World
Things Your Business Needs to Know to Manage Risk in a Post COVID- 19 World
FREE thanks to the support of Cority
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. EDT

Join this webinar to hear what critical safety and technology tools your organization can implement to plan ahead for:
  1. A second wave of COVID-19 with the combined risk of the seasonal flu this fall
  2. Employees doing business travel in both national and international destinations that will all have different levels of risk, quarantine rules and safety protocols
  3. Understanding and communicating different airline, hotel policies, and symptom tracking measures to employees that are traveling for business
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