While wearing my audit manager hat, I need to consider the culture of the jurisdiction in which I am compiling an audit team.
Perhaps, in that jurisdiction, a woman cannot be a lead auditor.
Perhaps, a woman may not be comfortable staying in the local motel.
While wearing my auditor hat, I am often confronted with the fact that I am a woman, and a young woman at that.
Women in Auditing
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Green Intentions in the Brexit White Paper?
Following the recent Parliamentary vote where MPs approved legislation allowing for Article 50 to be triggered, and as we hurtle towards Theresa May’s own end-of-March deadline, the United Kingdom Government has published its previously promised Brexit White Paper (officially known as 'The United Kingdom’s exit from and partnership with the European Union White Paper').
On 3 October 2016, the Canadian Government proposed its pan-Canadian approach to pricing carbon pollution. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that provinces must adopt a carbon pricing scheme by 2018 or the federal government will impose a carbon price. Provinces and territories must decrease emissions in line with Canada's target of 30 percent below 2005 levels by 2030 and with the reductions expected in jurisdictions that choose a price-based system.
Let me start this article by asking you two questions.
1) Are you currently legally compliant with all applicable EHS laws in every location you operate?
2) How much does non-compliance with EHS laws cost your organization annually, globally?
Friday the 13th: A Rational Fear for Business?
Ah, once again, the 13th of the month has fallen on a Friday, making it…dun dun dunnnn…Friday the 13th. This unlucky pairing will happen twice in 2017, once in January and again in October.
Top 10 Environmental, Health, Safety & Sustainability Conferences to Attend Worldwide in 2017
Now that 2017 is upon us, it’s time to gear up in anticipation for spring conference season. As we know, conferences can be overwhelming and leave you questioning if it was really worth it in the end. That said, a good conference can be a source of much-needed inspiration, provide unique networking opportunities and offer instant insights into your current challenges.
As you prepare for some good ol’ fashioned networking, take a look at our top ten EHS-focused conference recommendations: