Setting the standard when it comes to occupational health and safety

20 March 2018

Setting the standard when it comes to occupational health and safety

ISG’s head of quality, Peter East, has provided insight as part of a feature on the ISO 45001 safety standard, the first global standard for occupational health and safety.

Peter provided the comments in a recent feature for Health & Safety at Work Magazine

After four years of debate the standard has now been published, and safety managers across the spectrum will have to decide whether to recommend adoption.

Peter says that clients, particularly in the world of construction, will be the main reason for many businesses in signing up to the new standard.

“Holding ISO certificates is often about giving customers confidence – evidenced by the frequency we see them being a prerequisite on many pre-qualifications and tenders.”

Follow the link to read the full article, 'ISO 45001: standard questions' ,which can be found at healthandsafetyatwork.com. Please note the article may only be available for registered users.