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Case study: Health & safety communication compliant with OHSAS 18001
If your organization has an OHSAS 18001-certified OH&SMS (Operational Health and Safety Management System), you will be aware that “communication”...
If your organization has an OHSAS 18001-certified OH&SMS (Operational Health and Safety Management System), you will be aware that “communication” is one of the mandatory elements of the standard. In our previous article, How to...
A case study for applying OHSAS 18001 in an office environment
When most people think of OHSAS 18001, they think of its application in regard to traditional manufacturing and engineering businesses where...
When most people think of OHSAS 18001, they think of its application in regard to traditional manufacturing and engineering businesses where hazards are obvious, and incidents likely to occur. However, it occurred to me recently that...
OHSAS 18001 case study: Implementation in the construction industry
OHSAS 18001 is the primary recognized worldwide standard for advising on OH&SMS (Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems) and ensuring employee safety in...
OHSAS 18001 is the primary recognized worldwide standard for advising on OH&SMS (Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems) and ensuring employee safety in the workplace. Employee safety is critical in any workplace, but becomes even more important in...
OHSAS 18001 case study: Implementing an OH&SMS in a warehousing business
The warehousing and fulfillment business worldwide is flourishing like never before with the increase in e-commerce and internet purchasing. Companies...
The warehousing and fulfillment business worldwide is flourishing like never before with the increase in e-commerce and internet purchasing. Companies like Amazon and Apple have perfected the fulfillment process on a huge scale given the...
Case study of OHSAS 18001 implementation in the heavy engineering industry
The Health and Safety Executive (United Kingdom’s independent health and safety regulator) states that over the last five years an...
The Health and Safety Executive (United Kingdom’s independent health and safety regulator) states that over the last five years an average of 22 people were killed at work per annum, 3100 seriously injured, and 4100...
How roles and responsibilities have changed in DIS/ISO 45001
In 2016, we will see OHSAS 18001 replaced by ISO 45001, the DIS (draft international standard) now being in the public domain....
In 2016, we will see OHSAS 18001 replaced by ISO 45001, the DIS (draft international standard) now being in the public domain. In a previous article: Is the management representative still needed in ISO DIS 45001? we looked...