ISO 45001 is a standard for Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSMS) and helps organizations by providing a framework to improve employee safety, reduce workplace risks and create better, safer working conditions and is utilized by organizations all around the world. Ensuring employee health and safety is of critical importance for all organizations as it has a significant impact on business continuity, staff absences and the rising cost of insurance premiums. ISO 45001 is designed to be compatible with other management standards, particularly ISO 9001 Quality Management Standard, ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems and ISO 50001 Energy Management.
What’s New in the International Standard? With the new standard, you can ensure your health and safety management is aligned with the strategic directions of the organization. The key changes in the standard focus on: