How EHS managers can influence environmental excellence within their organization

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dc.contributor.advisor Aghayere, Abi en_US
dc.contributor.advisor Morelli, John en_US
dc.contributor.advisor Vail, Timothy en_US Whitaker, Joseph 2007-09-26T15:32:11Z 2007-09-26T15:32:11Z en_US 2007
dc.description.abstract The objective of this work is to evaluate the various management styles and systems applicable to the Environmental, Health, and Safety ('EHS') profession; furthermore, it will present ways in which managers will discover how to understand and evaluate projects from a 'business' point of view, allowing them to compete within their organization for capital and human resources. ... This paper will also discuss various evaluations used to ensure proper buy-in from management -- a process that will facilitate the allocation of human and financial resources to environment, health, and safety projects. The evaluation will focus on two primary elements. The first will be a literature review of established EHS management systems, presented in order to illustrate a basic understanding of associated management risks, recognized procedures, and observation techniques. The second element will confirm the efficacy of a new management concept and applicable management techniques. In this phase, it will analyze EHS programs and how they should be structured to facilitate these new techniques. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
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dc.subject EHS management systems en_US
dc.subject Human resources en_US
dc.subject Sustainability indicators en_US
dc.subject.lcc HD7261 .W44 2007
dc.subject.lcsh Industrial hygiene--Management
dc.subject.lcsh Industrial safety--Management
dc.subject.lcsh Industrial management--Economic aspects
dc.subject.lcsh Industrial management--Environmental aspects
dc.title How EHS managers can influence environmental excellence within their organization en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US College of Applied Science and Technology en_US
dc.description.department Department of Civil Engineering Technology Environmental Management & Safety en_US

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