Executive Brief • April 8, 2021
"One cannot step twice in the same river."
Heraclitus of Ephesus (c. 535 BC – c. 475 BC)
Ancient Greek, Pre-Socratic Philosopher
OSHA’s Top 10 Most Cited Violations for FY 2020
Although multiple standards swapped positions, including one making its way into the Top 5, Fall Protection – General Requirements is OSHA’s most frequently cited standard for the 10th successive fiscal year.
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Safety and Health Magazine
Do You Have COVID-19 Caution Fatigue?
Months of isolation and anxiety have drained people of their motivation to stay vigilant, causing many to become less strict about the guidelines from the CDC, such as masking and physical distancing. Here are tips for fighting caution fatigue.
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Northwestern University Medicine

ISO 45001: Six Strategic Considerations For Health & Safety Professionals
James Pomeroy, Group Health, Safety, Environment and Security Director at Lloyd’s Register, offers his six suggestions for the strategic agenda of health and safety professionals to stay ahead of the curve.
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Sponsored - NAEM's GreenTie Blog

How Employers Can Support Global Vaccine Equity
April 7th, marks “World Health Day”. This year’s theme, “Building a fairer, healthier world,” especially resonates in the context of COVID-19, which has highlighted global inequality in outcomes, access to care and now, in access to vaccinations.
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Business Group Health

When Companies Go Green, The Planet Doesn’t Always Win
Dirty coal plants and pipelines are being sold to private owners with less public oversight.
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For Planet Earth, No Tourism Is a Curse and a Blessing
From the rise in poaching to the waning of noise pollution, travel’s shutdown is having profound effects. Which will remain, and which will vanish?
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The New York Times
Upcoming Webinars
Using Today’s Pace of Change to Elevate EHS&S In Your Organization
Webinar: Using Today’s Pace of Change to Elevate EHS&S In Your Organization
Today, Thursday, April 8, 2021
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (ET)
Free thanks to the support of EY

Join this webinar to hear how businesses and EHS&S organizations are responding to rapid change and the great opportunities for EHS&S teams to show their value to their organization.
How Advanced Technologies Are Shaping EHS Auditing
Webinar: How Advanced Technologies Are Shaping EHS Auditing
Thursday, April 22, 2021
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (ET)
Free for members; $99 for non-members

Join us for this informative panel discussion highlighting how AI will continue to improve and facilitate the practice of EHS auditing.
orking from Home: Challenges, Benefits & Return on Investment
Webinar: Working from Home: Challenges, Benefits & Return on Investment
Thursday, May 13, 2021
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (ET)
Free for members; $99 for non-members

Join this webinar for a better understanding of the benefit-cost analysis of a remote workforce and if it’s a smart choice for your organization moving forward.
2021 EHS & Sustainability Events
Executing Effective Virtual Audits Solve-It Group
Executing Effective Virtual Audits Solve-It Group
Register soon before it sells out
Every Wednesday: April 28 - May 19, 2021

1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. (ET)

Join your EHS peers for weekly discussions on the execution and management of virtual EHS audits. This NAEM Solve-It group offers you a collaborative problem-solving experience to examine strategic approaches, tools, and technologies. You’ll build a lasting network of peers, experts and support systems to help you with your virtual audits.
EHSTECH21  Software, Innovation & Technology Showcase
Software, Innovation & Technology Showcase
May 25 - 27, 2021
Virtual Conference

Explore EHS and sustainability software systems and see the latest EHS&S technology and innovations. Learn what types of technology and software EHS&S professionals are using to manage pandemic response plans, meet EHS&S program goals, and sustain EHS with new restrictions and guidelines.
WOMENLEAD21  Women's Leadership Roundtable
Women’s Leadership Roundtable
July 13 - 15, 2021
Virtual Conference

Plan to attend the only conference dedicated to helping women working in corporate EHS & Sustainability become better business leaders, excellent communicators and strong influencers in order to advance their EHS&S business initiatives and reach their career goals.
IMPACT21  Sustainability Impact Conference
Sustainability Impact Conference
August 25 - 26, 2021
Virtual Conference

For business leaders who oversee and execute their organization’s sustainability strategies, this conference features the most impactful practices from sustainability leaders who have successfully gotten buy-in from senior leaders, engaged internal stakeholders, and overcome key management challenges.
FORUM21  2021 EHS & Sustainability Management Forum
2021 EHS & Sustainability Management Forum
October 19 - 22, 2021

Mark your calendar for the must-attend EHS&S conference of the year, drawing 700+ EHS&S decision-makers. Join your peers from leading companies, get exposed to new ideas, and come away energized and ready to implement what you’ve learned.
EHS&S Job Opportunities
Global EHS Director
International Manufacturing Co. (via Shirley Parsons)
Phoenix, Arizona
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EHS Regional Hub & Site Manager
DuPont Co.
Marlborough, Massachusetts
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Corporate Director of EHS
Food Processing Co. (via Consentium Search)
Pennsylvania, Illinois, Missouri, Michigan, or New York 
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EHS Manager
Idaho State University
Pocatello, Idaho
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