What is ISO 45001?
ISO 45001 is an international standard that sets out the requirements for an occupational health and safety management system (OH&S MS). It provides a framework for organizations to establish, implement, maintain, and improve their occupational health and safety practices, with the goal of preventing work-related injuries, illnesses, and fatalities.
Why is ISO 45001 important?
By implementing ISO 45001, organizations can demonstrate their commitment to the well-being of their employees, improve workplace safety, and reduce occupational health and safety risks. ISO 45001 certification provides assurance to employees, customers, and stakeholders that the organization has established effective systems and practices to protect workers' health and safety. It also helps organizations comply with legal requirements, minimize workplace incidents, and foster a positive safety culture within the organization.