How OHSAS 18001 for Small Business Works

How OHSAS 18001 for Small Business Works

OHSAS 18001 is the Occupational Health and Safety Management Standard. It was published in 2007 and is the de facto OHS standard in use worldwide, although other organizations have similar standards. Some folks question whether OHSAS 18001 for small business is needed...
R2/ RIOS Overview

R2/ RIOS Overview

R2, or Responsible Recycling, is governed by SERI (Sustainable Electronics Recycling International – sustainableelectronics.org ), who also has issued the RIOS standard (Recycling Industry Operating Standard). Environmental Impact of Focus Materials R2 is aimed at...
ISO 45001: Early Adoption Progress Report

ISO 45001: Early Adoption Progress Report

ISO 45001, the international ISO standard focusing on occupational health and safety, was released in March 2018. Folks who had been previously certified to OHSAS 18001 must upgrade their system to the new standard no later than 3/12/2021, as the old OHSAS...
ISO 45001 – Gap and Audit

ISO 45001 – Gap and Audit

When everybody, from top management to part-time workers are on board with adopting ISO 45001 – Occupational Health and Safety Standard – there are certain steps needed before the business can be certified. Starting with running a gap analysis on the current state of...
How To Plan Ahead for the March Release of ISO 45001

How To Plan Ahead for the March Release of ISO 45001

12th March 2018 sees the introduction of ISO 45001, a management standard that is a global standard for organizations to adopt to reduce the health and safety risks within the workplace and associated with the tasks workers are required to partake in. ISO 45001 has...