ISO 45001:2018 – Occupational
About ISO 45001:2018
Who should apply for ISO 45001:2018?
Why get ISO 45001:2018 certified?
The benefits of ISO 45001:2018 Certification
ISO 45001:2018 Consultation Approach
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01 / What is ISO
International Standardization for Organizations (ISO) is an independent body which issues certificates to company’s assuring that the product, service, or system in question meets specific requirements as per their standards.
02 / What is ISO
ISO 45001 is an internationally recognized standard for Occupational Health and Safety Management System. This standard is adapted from OHSAS 18001 (the initial standard published for OH&S). This is a completely new standard, and not a revision or update of any other standard published in 2018 and is referred to as ISO 45001:2018.
03 / What is the latest version of ISO
ISO 45001:2018 is the latest version.
04 / Do we need to address any policy
Yes, is it mandatory to address the OSHAS policy related to safety and risks.
05 / Why ISO 45001 certification is
important to an organization?
ISO 45001 address the workplace safety concerns for employees and employers as well. According to the International Organization for Standardization, 153 people experience workplace injuries every 15 seconds. Workplace environment which is not safe can even lead to deaths in serious cases. Hence this standard is important for organizations to prevent workplace accidents, injuries and fatalities and simultaneously improve work efficiency.
06 / List out the Benefits of ISO
- Improved business performance by prevention of workplace incidents / injuries and increased productivity
- Identification of workplace hazards and risk which ensures timely evaluations and actions
- Improved efficiency of operations since there are reduced accidents, dangers, or downtime
- Improved managerial oversight at workplace
- Maintenance of legal requirements and compliance
- Increased trust amongst employees by facilitating continuous improvement & safety
- International recognition for workplace safety commitment providing a competitive edge
07 / What are the sectors needs ISO
Organizations that involve operations where they need to regulate workplace health and safety of their employees / workers need to have ISO 45001 implemented. Popular industries adopting ISO 45001 are Aerospace, Automotive, Construction, Manufacturing, Engineering, Mining, Oil & Gas, Telecom, Healthcare, and Transport & Logistics.
08 / How should you determine Risks
and Opportunities when implementing ISO 45001?
Organizations need to understand the needs and expectations of interested parties and their business requirements. This assessment can be used to further assess any risks and opportunities that may arise in due course and take corrective & preventive measures to address and prevent them.
09 / Could ISO 45001 replace need for
implementing other standards?
No, ISO 45001 is only designed for OH&S system and focuses on workplace safety and healthy environment aspects. It does not replace the need for other certifications like ISO 9001 or ISO 14001 which are focused on different aspects and principles – like Quality and Environmental, respectively.
10 / Can I integrate ISO 45001 with
other international standards?
Absolutely yes, you can integrate ISO 45001 with any other management system standards as per your requirements.
11 / Do we have to
appoint a Quality Officer?
No, you will not be required to appoint a Quality Officer. However, it is recommended to appoint someone as the Management Representative (MR) who will assist the consultants & take the responsibility of getting the organization certified by successful project completion.
12 / Will you do
everything for us?
We will establish the project, provide training, and implement the project throughout the process but it is important that your organization runs the project.
13 / What else can you help us
We can provide you with:
- We provide ISO 45001 document template tool kit.
- We can provide in-house and online training for ISO 45001.
- Advice and guidance throughout the entire process.
14 / How long will it
take to become certified?
ISO certification is an ongoing process, it is not merely a single event because once certified, that certification needs to be maintained and renewed by complying with the international standard requirements. However, depending on the size and complexity of the organization it could take between 1-3 months of time to achieve the initial certification.
15 / What is the cost of
ISO 45001 registration and certification?
The cost of getting certified in ISO 45001 will vary depending on the size and complexity of your organization and on whether you already have some elements of an occupational health & safety management system (OSHAS) in place.