The burden of occupational injuries and diseases is significant, both for employers and the wider economy, resulting in losses from early retirements, staff absence and rising insurance premiums
, Occupational health and safety management systems - Requirements, that will help organizations reduce this burden by providing a framework to improve employee safety, reduce workplace risks and create better, safer working conditions, all over the world
The standard was developed by a committee of occupational health and safety experts, and follows other generic management system approaches such as ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. It will take into account other International Standards in this area such as OHSAS 18001, the International Labour Organization's ILO-OSH Guidelines,
If you're currently certified to OHSAS 18001 then you will need to migrate to ISO 45001 as OHSAS 18001 will be withdrawn. We have the expertise and knowledge to help you to upgrade your certification and get the most from ISO 45001
Advantages of ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) Management System are:
- Customer, investor, public, community assurance by demonstrating commitment.
- Improving cost control through conserving input materials and energy.
- Reducing incidents that result in liability therefore reduces insurance costs.
- Assisting the attainment of permits and authorizations for local trade.