OHSAS 18001 - Health and Safety Management System
Protect your workforce, comply with the latest legislation and increase productivity with OHSAS 18001
What is OHSAS 18001?
OHSAS 18001 is an Occupation Health and Safety Assessment Series for health and safety management systems. It is intended to help organizations to control occupational health and safety risks. It was developed in response to widespread demand for a recognized standard against which to be certified and assessed.
It was developed in response to the need for companies to meet their health and safety obligations in an efficient manner. To complement OHSAS 18001, BSI published OHSAS 18002, which explains the requirements of the specification and shows you how to work toward implementation.
Together, this integrated package will provide your business with the practical means to: Identify elements of your business that impact on health and safety and gain access to the relevant legislation.
Produce objectives for improvement and a management program to achieve them, with regular reviews for continual improvement.
There has never been a better time to adopt the OHSAS 18001 Standard as the foundation for your Occupational Health and Safety Management Greater harmonization with ISO 9001 Quality and ISO 14001 Environmental Management system standards.
A greater emphasis on the “health” as well as “safety” in maintaining a safe workplace Inclusion of management systems planning tools, including the hierarchy of controls Requirements for consultation.
Strengthened requirements for investigation of incidents.
Systems we help develop and implement are designed to manage your risks, whether they are Health & Safety related, or other risk management themes such as risks to the environment or your quality reputation.
Our expertise lies in assisting organizations to demonstrate their commitment and develop their potential. Our consultants (Quality Consultants, OHS consultants, Environmental consultants, Food Safety consultants) assess important areas of your operations, with a view to mitigate risks associated improving quality to improve customer satisfaction, reduce health and safety risk to employees, reduce your impact on the environment. Talk to us at KAYZED Consulting today to find out how we can help your organization. We seek clarification and proof that your goals and obligations are being met in the development of the system. We perform internal audits to assess the system implementation and identify gaps. These reports will enable you to make decisions or take action in a timely manner to give you the confidence that your Occupational Health & Safety commitments are being met.
From emergency procedures to hazard and risk identification, having the right systems in place can help reduce accidents and the costs that come with them.
Demonstrate your commitment to health and safety
Whether it is to clients, shareholders or your staff, by becoming OHSAS 18001 certified you are sending a clear message about how seriously you take safety in the workplace.
By putting in new systems to reduce accidents you also reduce the risk of losing key workers through injury. This helps ensure disruption caused from accidents is kept low.
Minimize the risk of legal action
If you become OHSAS 18001 certified, you will have the systems in place to ensure you are compliant with the latest health and safety information.
Enhance your reputation and brand
The OHSAS certification demonstrates that you adhere to high standards with regards to health and safety – enabling you to get ahead of competitors who have not achieved the standard.
ISO consulting, training, certification, Auditing & Implementation against various standards like ISO 9001 Quality Management System, ISO 14001 Environment Management System, OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health Safety Management System, ISO 50001 EnMS Energy Management System, ISO / IEC 17025 Laboratory accreditation management system, ISO 27001 information management system, ISO 20000 IT Service Management System, HACCP ISO 22000 Food Safety Management System etc.