Environmental Health & Safety

At Andersen in South Africa we understand the critical importance of Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) in today's complex business landscape. Our dedicated EHS practice is committed to providing comprehensive legal guidance and strategic solutions that help our clients navigate the intricate web of environmental regulations, health standards, and safety protocols.

Environmental health & safety expertise

From regulatory compliance assessments to crisis management and dispute resolution, we offer a wide range of EHS services designed to cover the entire spectrum of environmental, health and safety matters:

  • Regulatory Compliance: Navigating the complex landscape of environmental regulations is a daunting task. Our attorneys provide comprehensive compliance audits, regulatory analysis, and ongoing monitoring to ensure your operations align with local, national, and international EHS requirements.
  • Risk Management and Due Diligence: We help clients identify and mitigate potential EHS risks associated with business transactions, real estate acquisitions, and corporate restructuring. Our due diligence processes are designed to uncover hidden liabilities and guide informed decision-making.
  • Environmental Impact Assessments: Whether you're expanding your operations or launching new projects, our team conducts thorough environmental impact assessments to evaluate potential ecological consequences and recommend measures to minimise adverse effects.
  • Permitting and Licensing: Navigating the maze of permits and licenses is essential for any business. We assist in securing the necessary approvals and licenses for operations, projects, and environmental impact studies.
  • Health and Safety Compliance: The well-being of your employees and stakeholders is paramount. We ensure your workplace adheres to health and safety regulations, helping you create a secure and productive environment.
  • Crisis Management and Enforcement Defence: In the face of EHS incidents or regulatory investigations, our team provides swift and strategic crisis management to protect your reputation and legal interests. We also offer robust defence strategies in enforcement actions.
  • Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility: Embracing sustainability and social responsibility is a hallmark of modern businesses. We guide clients in developing and implementing EHS initiatives that align with their corporate values and contribute to a greener future.
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution: When EHS matters escalate to legal disputes, our experienced litigators advocate on your behalf to achieve favourable outcomes. We are committed to protecting your interests both in and out of the courtroom.

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