Verdantix Global Survey Of EH&S Leaders Finds 31% Of Firms Will Increase 2016 Spending By More Than 5% And Identifies Priorities For 2016 Investment
London, November 20, 2015. A new global survey of 312 environment, health and safety executives by independent research firm Verdantix finds that 10% of firms will increase spending in 2016 by double digits and 21% will spend between 5% and 9% more next year. Three quarters of respondents expect budgets to increase in 2016 which is an increase from 62% who increased spend in 2015. According to the complimentary report which breaks down budget increases by country, 54% of firms surveyed in India will increase spend by at least 5%, 48% in the Middle East and 47% in the UK.