Why It’s Important To Stay EH&S Compliant

Written by: Michael Curtis, NES, Inc.


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Every business should be aware of the importance of environmental, health, and safety (EH&S) compliance. Not only is it the right thing to do, but there are also costly consequences for businesses that do not comply with required EH&S regulations. In this blog post, we will discuss some of the reasons why it is important for businesses to stay compliant. Read on to learn more, and contact NES to schedule EH&S training in California!

 

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Protect Your Workers

The health and safety of your workers should always be your top priority. By ensuring that your business is following all EH&S regulations, you can help create a safe work environment for your employees. This not only helps to keep them healthy and injury-free, it also reduces the risk of worker’s compensation claims and other costly legal issues.

 

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Protect the Public

In addition to protecting your workers, EH&S compliance also helps to protect the public. This is especially important for businesses that deal with hazardous materials, or businesses that are located near residential areas. By following EH&S regulations, you can help to prevent accidents and spills that could potentially harm the public.

 

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Legal Consequences

Businesses should be aware of the legal consequences of not staying EH&S compliant. In some cases, businesses can be fined – or even shut down – if they are found to be in violation of EH&S regulations. This is why it’s so important to make sure that your business is up-to-date on all EH&S compliance requirements. You should always stress the importance of EH&S training to your employees, because their livelihoods may very well depend on it.

 

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Morally Obligated

Staying compliant isn’t just about protecting your business, it’s simply the right thing to do. Businesses have a responsibility to protect their workers and the public, and EH&S compliance is one way to help meet that responsibility. EH&S training in California can equip businesses and their employees with all of the knowledge, resources, and certifications they need to remain in good standing with the communities they serve.

 

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If you’re interested in EH&S training for your business, contact NES today! We offer online EH&S training programs and webinars that can help your business stay compliant with all EH&S regulations. We are also proud to offer our EH&S Partner Program, which provides on- and off-site compliance support through a budget-friendly monthly membership plan. Contact us today to learn more! 



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