Due diligence is an investigation, audit, or review performed to confirm facts or details of a matter under consideration

Requirement of Mergers and Acquisitions. Invites a range of potential risks related to Environment, Healthy, Safety, Social, Governance and their respective impacts.

Investors, private firms and corporations are captivating toward robust due diligence. To avoid unplanned cleanup costs, regulatory penalties or capital improvements which can dramatically undermine the value of business transaction.

There’s much to explore in a due diligence process, but it’s crucial that the scope and complexity of the task don’t lead to a superficial approach. Good due diligence means going beyond the checklist and digging deep on issues that really matter within the limited time available.

Among the range of issues that should be considered in the due diligence process, it’s vital that risks to environment, health and safety (EHS) are high on the agenda from the very beginning.