Catch the Wave

Harness the value of social sustainability

The second wave of sustainability is coming – and we’re helping businesses to harness its value by placing OSH at the very heart. Sustainability is more than just the environmental impacts that business has on the planet – as the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) show, it’s a much broader humanitarian issue.

And it all starts with your people.

Social sustainability is not just a ‘nice to have’ – it’s the backbone of resilience. A business’s human capital is like any other form of capital – its value can rise as well as fall. Having good sustainability practices and setting high standards in your business for the treatment of your workforce, communities and supply chains will reward you with stronger performance and growth. 

Harnessing the power of social sustainability

Our report illustrates the financial, ethical and sustainability benefits of businesses who invest in the safety and health of their workforce.

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On the road to sustainability

Many organisations are already on the journey to a socially-sustainable future. Take a look at our case studies to see how they are putting this into action.