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ISO 45001 Health and Safety Management Standard postponed until late 2017

The new edition of the BS OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Management Standard has now been postponed until late 2017 after the first draft of the new international standard was rejected. A secondary International Committee meeting has been scheduled for October of this year. When released the new standard will seek to: Reduce the risks to personnel and…


ISO 45001 – The new Health and Safety Management Standard revision

The BS OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Management Standard has been one of ISO Quality Services Ltd.’s most popular standards ever since its formation. However it will be replaced with the new and internationally recognised ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety Management System that will now be published in late 2017. What’s new? With the revisions of the ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management and ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Standards in mind, the new ISO…


New ISO Certification Promises Change in the Workplace

Over fifty countries have contributed to the new ISO standard for occupational health and safety management, an ISO certification that is soon to be published. Currently undergoing the strict review process, this will be available nationally to companies who wish to show employees, clients and customers their commitment to health and safety. Although the publication date…


How Can Going Green with the ISO 14001 Benefit a Business?

There’s been a lot of discussion regarding the ISO certifications that concentrate on the eco-friendly nature of a business, namely the ISO 14001 (Environmental Management). Initially it may seem as though ISO certification and going green are unrelated yet when we delve a little deeper we can identify why they are so intrinsically entwined. The…


The revision is coming for the BS OHSAS 18001

The BS OHSAS 18001:2007 Health and Safety management system is a systematic and process driven approach to controlling and monitoring risks that can arise from the company’s day to day activities. This system is proven to enable the business to be pro-active rather then re-active, therefore more effectively protecting the health and welfare of your workforce on an on-going basis. Did you know? 26.4 million working days were lost…