The Top Challenges Facing the Industry Today

The Top Challenges Facing the Industry Today

Besides COVID-19, safety professionals reveal the many other problems that plague them.

Editor's Note: You can read an in-depth article on the survey results here. You can view a breakdown of respondents, salary averages, their responsibilities and attitudes here. You can also see here what the biggest challenge COVID-19 poses, according to respondents. We will be posting additional survey results in the coming days and later package those, and some other insights in a full-length e-book.

What a difference a few months make. At the start of summer, it looked like COVID-19 might finally behind us. As we all know, that’s not the case.

Cases of COVID-19 have been rising for the past few weeks, thanks to the delta variant, which is now the dominant strain of the virus in the United States.

And although COIVD-19 continues to dominate the safety conversation, it’s only a small piece of what you all do. With that in mind, EHS Today asked more than 900 respondents as part of our National Safety & Salary Survey 2021 what is the biggest non-COVID-19 challenge facing the industry today.