Category Archives: BH OHSAS 18001

ISO Certification FAQs

What is ISO Certification? ISO Certification is a seal of approval from a third party body that a company runs to one of the internationally recognised ISO management systems. The certification can be used to tender for business as a proof of a company’s credibility but also to install confidence in the potential client that you…


Changes to the BS OHSAS 18001 Health & Safety Management System

The BS OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Management System will shortly be replaced by the ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety Management System, with an expected publication date of 12th March 2018.  Here are some frequently asked questions to help you understand what the change means for your business. We are running BS OHSAS 18001,…


ISO Quality Services Ltd March 2017 Newsletter

What’s in this issue? Join us for our Coffee, Cake & Consultancy Open Day ISO 45001 Further Delayed How can ISO Certification help my Small Business? Access funding up to 35% towards the cost of your project through the manufacturing growth programme Upcoming Events Be part of our online community Refer a friend JOIN US FOR COFFEE, CAKE … AND FREE ISO CONSULTANCY! On Thursday 30th March, we will be opening our doors to clients and friends of ISO Quality Services Ltd to raise money for Sight Concern in Worcester. We are welcoming clients to have a coffee and a free hours consultancy time…


ISO 45001 delayed until 2018

The new standard, which will replace the BS OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Management standard , has been significantly delayed once again. The new international standard aims to bring health and safety more in line with the recently updated ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 mainframe.  A committee of health and safety professionals, from 70 countries, are involved in the development of the standard,…


The importance of leadership in ISO certification

Back in 2015, two of the most popular ISO Standards saw fundamental upgrades to their high level structure, with the BS OHSAS 18001 soon to follow this pattern. All of the 2015 editions have one main element that links them; a renewed focus on leadership. This has also carried through into the  ISO 14001:2015 , where knowledge of compliance…