EHS Software White Papers

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Selecting and implementing an Environment, Health and Safety Management Information System (EMIS) can be challenging. It’s easy to compare lists of software features but the human dimensions including usability are harder to quantify yet so much more important to your ultimate success.

Below are some white papers designed to help in the full lifecycle of cost justification, software selection and implementation. We encourage you to contact us with questions, feedback or requests for new topics that would be helpful to you.


Planning for a Sustainable Future

NAEM has identified the trends that will shape EHS & Sustainability management in the year to come.

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Clearing the Fog

There is a common uncertainty in enterprise software implementations regarding the meaning and impacts of customizing versus configuring a system to meet your needs.

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Cost Justification Part 1

This paper breaks down the accounting principles and techniques behind the Net Present Value (NPV).

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Cost Justification Part 2

This paper breaks down the accounting principles and techniques behind a formal Cost Benefits Analysis and helps the reader to apply them to a funding request.

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The Benefits Of Usability

The most critical aspect of any software system is usability but how does it play into the cost benefit analysis?

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Best Practices for Selecting an EMIS

While many organizations invest significant time and money in EHS management information systems, some are a lot more successful than others.

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