OHSAS 18001 AND ISO 14001
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AT THE HEART OF YOUR STRATEGY
Committing to an approach in favour of the Environment means having your organisation certified ISO 14001:2015.
The objective of ISO 14001 version 2015 is to provide organizations with a framework for protecting the environment and responding to new environmental conditions. It is open to the entire organization and is part of a general approach to its performance.
The environmental management system according to ISO 14001 version 2015 focuses on the role of management, its challenges and the life cycle perspective of products and services. It provides a complete overview of how an organization operates, from the purchase of raw materials to the end-of-life processing of products and services.
Organizations of all kinds are increasingly concerned by achieving and demonstrating sound Occupational Health and Safety performance to their shareholders, employees, clients and other stakeholders by managing the hazards and improving the beneficial effects of their activities, products and services.
Increasingly, stringent legislation, the development of economic policies, human resources management and other measures are used to foster Occupational Health and Safety protection and welfare.
OHSAS 18001 is the internationally recognized standard for occupational health and safety management systems.
WHAT IS OHSAS 18001?
OHSAS 18001 is an international standard giving requirements related to Health and Safety Management Systems.
OHSAS 18001 enables an organization to have control over, and knowledge of, all relevant hazards resulting from normal operations and abnormal situations, and improve its performance.
WHY CHOOSE BUREAU VERITAS FOR OHSAS 18001 CERTIFICATION?
Recognition: Bureau Veritas Certification has more than 10 local accreditations including UKAS. Bureau Veritas Certification was one of the launch companies for OHSAS 18001.
Network: 5,700 skilled auditors operating in more than 100 countries offer a unique combination of international and local expertise providing consistent services wherever our clients are.
Expertise: Bureau Veritas Certification has issued over 6,000 safety related certificates in all major industry sectors.
Our auditors have an extensive experience in health and safety issues, as well as in depth knowledge of local regulations, markets and language that enables them to provide solutions adapted to your needs.
Mark of Global Recognition
The Bureau Veritas Certification mark is a globally recognized symbol of your organization's ongoing commitment to excellence, sustainability and reliability.
FAQ - FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What does OHSMS mean?
OHSMS stands for Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems.
Does OHSAS 18001 apply to all industries?
OHSAS 18001 is applicable to any organization from all types of business sectors and activities.
Bureau Veritas has an extensive network of QA/QC laboratories suited to ensure your interests are in compliance with all contractual specifications and quality standards, as well as meeting local and international regulations.
Bureau Veritas' state-of-the-art facilities are home to the latest in analytical techniques and allow us to provide quality assurance to some of the world’s leading brands and organizations. Our commitment to excellence, expertly trained personnel, and highly regarded reputation should instil confidence that Bureau Veritas is the right choice in achieving quality control and assurance to your products and facilities.
We can support our clients with incidental subcontracting or full laboratory outsourcing and data integration.