OHSAS 18001, the Occupation Health and Safety Assessment Series for health and safety management systems, is an international standard that offers a framework to recognize, control, and decrease the risks associated with health and safety within your organization. OHSAS also certifies the organization.
OHSAS was created to prepare the industry towards adhering with OSHA, which was signed into law by President Richard M. Nixon on December 29, 1970. OHSAS 18001:2007, published in July 2007, is a new version of OHSAS 18001:1999, and it designed to address occupational safety, health and safety management, safety measures, health and safety requirements, environment (workplace), accident prevention, handling dangerous materials, quality management health and safety, and much more!
Earning this certification will let your employees and your other team members see that your organization cares for the health and safety of its employees.
An increasing number of practices/organizations are opting for this certification as employers are under pressure to ensure their employees’ health and safety. Under OSHA law, organizations have the responsibility to provide safer working environment with responsibilities like:
How can HIPAA Institute help?
With HIPAA Institute’s unique OHSAS 18001 Certification Program, we provide complete step-by-step guidance so that your practice/organization achieves OHSAS 18001 — certification without any hassle. We understand how to fully engage your people, processes, and technology to help you achieve the true potential of your organization.
Our consultants have unmatched experience in terms of identifying the gaps in compliance and providing best-in-class service. We provide knowledge and technical capability to guarantee that your OHSAS certification adds value to your organization.
Activities to be performed to achieve certification:
Contact us now to get your organization OHSAS 18001:2007 certified in the most cost-effective and efficient manner, while realizing the true potential of your company with our unique, time efficient, and easy to use methodology.
Questions? Call one of our OHSA experts today at 1-800-262-8146