An astounding number of companies fail to integrate consistent EHS practices into their operations. As a result, often find themselves scrambling to comply with an agency request, customer RFP or even a plaintiff’s demand. Establishing and tracking actionable metrics for EHS success is an area of challenge for many companies. As the Peter Drucker quote highlights, knowing what is important and how to measure it, is the key to improvement. As another year ends, it brings home the need for accurately measuring their EHS programs. While that sounds easy in principle, many companies lack the program visibility to effectively leverage metrics in their daily operations. Establishing key EHS Metrics is critical to measuring and improving their program.