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Supporting Environmental, Health & Safety (Eh&S) Programs Through Asset And Maintenance Management

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Supporting Environmental, Health & Safety (Eh&S) Programs Through Asset And Maintenance Management

Conducting business with care and respect for people and the environment is a primary concern for most organizations. An effective CMMS / EAM solution will support your reliability and maintenance improvement initiatives, but a Best-in-Class CMMS / EAM solution will go a step beyond by providing additional functionality to support your environmental, health, and safety (EH&S) programs.

Environmental incidents, occupational illnesses and injuries are preventable through proper training, engineering controls and management controls. Understanding the strong correlation between reliability and safety, the best CMMS / EAM solutions provide the necessary functionality to record and track any type of incident or audit finding and link documentation and procedures as well as improve equipment reliability.

Top CMMS / EAM solutions support reliability and maintenance process improvement by providing historical data, helping control maintenance processes and functioning as a tool for implementing improvement. To be effective, maintenance organizations need quick access to critical information in order to perform tasks effectively, efficiently and safely. Integrating incident tracking, permit requirements, material safety data sheets and other EH&S concerns with your adopted reliability and maintenance strategy can lead to significant, sustainable cultural improvements.