ISO 45001 is the international standard that helps you protect your employees for health and safety. This standard can be for organisations of many sizes and industries, and easily be integrated into existing management systems.
This standard of ISO outlines a framework that aims to reduce risk and injuries, increase safety and help organisations operate a happy and healthy workplace.
Having your organisation ISO 45001 certified, will mean you can confidently operate an Occupational health and safety (OHS) management system which will help manage risks, protect against harm and improve your safety performance. Some of the key potential benefits to implementing an ISO 45001 management system are as follows:
Certification is not mandatory for businesses, but it will be beneficial to you by demonstrating that they have met these requirements voluntarily. Certificaton demonstrates to your Board, your Management, your Workers and your Customers that you have formal processes in place for preventing harm to your workers and others. This will give them a higher level of assurance compared to if you didn't have certification.
In order to do this, you can follow the steps below;