7 questions for an EHS software programme that matters
Do you want to become compliant to a certified standard?
Do you want to integrate energy management into EHS as a component of sustainability?
Which roles other than in the EHS function seem to be most engaged in these sorts of initiatives?
Do you find it difficult to make a business case for EHS software?
Do you have ways of demonstrating the value of EHS systems to senior management?
Can you describe the numeric relationships between incident rates and profitability?
Do you know why there is a rapid consolidation in the fragmented market of EHS software solutions?
Can you explain the business value in sustainability reporting with EHS metrics?
Hints: Any question that’s difficult to answer deserves more thought. Any answers that are meandering, nuanced or complex are probably a symptom of something important.