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Interview with Sascha Regmann from PRO Bird

domingo, 23 de enero de 2022

Interview with Sascha Regmann from PRO Bird

In our next GOWRS Partners interview Paul Kelway, Wildlife Preparedness and Response Manager interviews Sascha Regmann with PRO Bird - a network of wildlife organisations in Germany working together on oil spills at home and abroad.

Diversity Wins: How Multi-Expertise Support Matters

lunes, 17 de enero de 2022

Diversity Wins: How Multi-Expertise Support Matters

Can your work make a positive impact in the world? In this last episode of our Diversity series, Yow Lih Hern, our Senior Consultant shares how his role in OSRL provided him opportunities to shape a nation’s oil spill response capability building! With the support of multi-expertise across the OSRL organisation, Lih Hern embarks on a journey that will culminate with the development of cross-border national contingency plans. He also offers his views on how the scope of work for oil spill contingency planning for government authorities differs from those for industry operators.

OSRL Penguin Quarantine Comes to a Close

viernes, 14 de enero de 2022

OSRL Penguin Quarantine Comes to a Close

Over the last two months, a total of 280 African penguins have been cared for at the OSRL GDS warehouse. The SANCCOB team are now wrapped up their response, so the base is back to its regular operational duties.

Cargo & Travel in 2021

miércoles, 22 de diciembre de 2021

Cargo & Travel in 2021

Whilst the world did not stop in 2020 and 2021, it slowed down dramatically with the effects felt across both cargo and personnel travel logistics. The combination of Brexit, Covid-19 supply chain impact, repercussions of the Suez Canal blockage, global HGV driver shortage, and the travel restrictions and ever-changing Covid-19 testing and quarantine requirements meant that we as a Global Logistics Team, are facing an unprecedented combination of events that directly affected our ability to perform our jobs. 

Interview with Mike Ziccardi from the Oiled Wildlife Care Network

martes, 12 de octubre de 2021

Interview with Oiled Wildlife Care Network

In this interview, Mike Ziccardi, Director of California's Oiled Wildlife Care Network shares the scale of collaborative network efforts that goes into care of wildlife.

Interview with JD Bergeron from International Bird Rescue

miércoles, 18 de agosto de 2021

Interview with International Bird Rescue

In this interview, JD Bergeron shares about the Elegant Terns rescue mission at the Long Beach Harbour and how the GOWRS service will help raise up  experienced oiled wildlife responders in the next generation.

High-Performance Crisis Management

miércoles, 21 de julio de 2021

High-Performance Crisis Management

In our latest blog, Dave Rouse, Response Manager, talks about why New Zealand's Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, is unarguably one of the most effective crisis leaders of recent times.

We then highlight the three components needed to combine and work in harmony for world-class crisis management teams to achieve high performance.

Q&A with Rosie Buse, Principal Consultant on OSRL’s Crisis Management Story

jueves, 8 de julio de 2021

Interview with Rosie Buse, Principal Consultant on OSRL’s Crisis Management Story

We caught up with Rosie Buse, Principal Consultant, to talk about OSRL's crisis management services story and why structure, skillset and mindset are fundamental to effective crisis management.

We discuss why offering crisis management services isn't new to OSRL, how OSRL can help organisations and a free initial crisis preparedness assessment tool.

Ten simple things you can do to improve your oil spill preparedness.

martes, 18 de mayo de 2021

Ten simple things you can do to improve your oil spill preparedness

Lucy Short, Principal Consultant talks about whether the priority of oil spill preparedness within oil companies may have waned during the pandemic. Lucy provides a list as a guide to help organisations put in place some prevention barriers and readiness actions.

The ultimate aim of the list is to help you and your organisation improve your preparedness.

Interview with Valeria Ruoppolo, the Director of Aiuká

miércoles, 5 de mayo de 2021

Interview with Valeria Ruoppolo,  the Director of Aiuká

Our Wildlife Preparedness & Response Manager, Paul Kelway kicked off our GOWRS Wildlife Partners interview series with an interview with Valeria Ruoppolo at Aiuká in Brazil.