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OHSAS 18001

Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Standard - OHSAS 18001 is an internationally recognised certified standard developed to help UK companies reduce the potential for accidents at work, meet their legal obligations and provide a framework for best practice with regards the management of occupational health and safety. OHSAS 18001 is compatible with both ISO 9001 (Quality) and ISO 14001 (environmental) management standards.
The following elements are included in OHSAS 18001;-
  • Policy
  • Risk management
  • Legal requirements
  • Responsibilities and accountability
  • Training, competence and awareness
  • Communication and consultation
  • Documentation and data control
  • Emergency preparedness and response
  • Performance measurement and monitoring
  • Accident and incident control
  • Management review

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