ISO 45001:2018 Seminar was Successfully Held on April 27 2018
The ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) Management System seminar was successful held by SGS. Our OH&S expert, elaborated on the key changes stated on the new version document, and explained how these changes impact different stakeholders.
ISO 45001 is the world’s first International Standard for OH&S. While it is similar to OHSAS 18001, the new ISO 45001 standard adopts the Annex SL top-level framework of all new and revised ISO management system standards. Learn more
In this seminar, our Product Manager, Mr. Anthony Ng had gone through the main content of ISO 45001 development process and the differences between ISO 45001 & OHSAS 18001. Mr. Ng reminded that for effective implementation of the standard, it is crucial that senior management demonstrate their involvement and engagement with the OH&S management system, through direct involvement. Examples of how this can be achieved include:
- Include OH&S performance in strategic planning
- Communicate the importance of effective OH&S management and compliance regularly
- Directing employees to contribute to the effectiveness of the management system
- Ensure that Top Management is held accountable for OH&S management system compliance
Attended by more than 80 participants, the seminar was well received by all the participants. The overall feedback from participants was that the seminar was well structured, very informative and they has shown their interested in learning more about the differences between ISO 45001 and OSHAS 18001.
To begin the process of becoming ISO 45001 certified, you can complete our ISO 45001 Readiness Checklist to gauge your readiness level. It will provide valuable insights and enable you to determine next steps for your organization and to ensure a smooth migration to latest version of the standard.
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SGS is the first certification body to have ISO 45001 International Register of Certified Auditors (IRCA) and Chartered Quality Institute (CQI) certified courses, which can be delivered across multiple countries.
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SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 95,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,400 offices and laboratories around the world. SGS has a global network of qualified experts to certify OH&S management systems or help clients understand improvement needs in the area of OH&S. SGS is the leading certification body in Management Systems certification and training.
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