St. Paul, MN -- Antea®Group, a global environment, health and safety (EHS) consulting firm, today announced the launch of RiskRight EHS™ for Data Centers, a suite of programs and related services tailored specifically to meet the needs of small server facilities and large multi-generation data centers. RiskRight EHS for Data Centers provides a blueprint for companies to evaluate their data center operations and provides a solution that allows them to more easily integrate environment, health, safety and sustainability programs into their operations.
RiskRight EHS for Data Centers is designed for technology companies, financial institutions, and large retail or service companies with big data storage and retrieval directives. The solution offers fit-for-purpose programs spanning occupational health and safety, compliance assurance, site assessment and remediation, EHS metric tracking and trending, and sustainability initiatives around water, energy and corporate reporting.
“We developed this solution based on industry insights and client needs around expanding data center ownership and operation,” said Markham Hurd, senior consultant and technology segment account leader for Antea Group. “With RiskRight EHS for Data Centers, we focus on an approach specifically designed for our clients that helps to protect worker safety, reduce business risk, maintain continuity and enhance brand reputation, all of which ultimately saves them money.”
Antea Group’s global reach and deep understanding of EHS compliance risks and safety issues prevalent at data centers positions the company as a key solution provider and partner with its clients. The company currently provides RiskRight EHS services to multiple Fortune 100 companies supporting close to 200 data centers across more than 10 countries. With many companies today placing an emphasis on worker safety, regulatory compliance and corporate responsibility, RiskRight EHS for Data Centers offers data center companies of any size a subscription service to a highly qualified on-demand EHS team.
Through its global partner network of the Inogen Environmental Alliance, Antea Group is able to provide clients with immediate access to resources around the world that are native to the language, culture and regulatory requirements of that region, providing consistent service delivery - - all coordinated through a single point of contact. Antea Group’s solution is scalable for use in small server-room data centers typical of financial and retail clients, all the way to large multi-generation data centers covering multiple acres.
“By choosing a solution that’s easily integrated into company culture and operations, we’re able to help clients reduce business interruptions resulting from incidents and injuries,” said Peylina Chu, senior consultant who leads the technology segment at Antea Group. “We can ultimately enhance our clients’ business by helping them function more efficiently and responsibly, protecting their brand and creating a more productive and satisfying work environment for their employees.”
To learn more about common hazards for workers in the data center, and how companies can make worker safety and well-being a top priority, please see our Infographic.