OHSAS is an standard to control the Occupational Health & Safety risks in an organization to improve its performance.
Occupational health and safety is one of the major responsibility of the organization & OHSMS is that management system frame work which helps in managing an organization’s occupational health and safety responsibilities, which enable organizations to :
- Improve health and safety performance
- Reduces accidental risks
- Reduces illnesses and injuries
This standard clearly defines the rules & regulatory requirements of a management system in place provides a framework to the organization to mitigate the health & safety risks in the organization for the workforce as well as for externals also.
USAS provides the accreditation to deliver the OHSAS 18001:2007 certificate in conformity of the
- ISO 17021-1:2015 - Conformity assessment —Requirements for bodies providing audit and certification of management systems and
- BS OHSAS 18001
Benefits Of USAS Accreditation
Accreditation by a recognized and respected board such as USAS provides independent verification that certification bodies are competent enough & comply with industry and/or international standards.
USAS assesses and accredits management systems of certification bodies that demonstrate competence to audit and certify organizations and conform with the international standard for certification bodies.
USAS accreditation provides a significant advantage to the organization, who strives to meet the regulatory requirements of international standards to improve their business process & delivery of services for the customer satisfaction.
With the help of USAS accreditation certification bodies are able to fosters confidence and acceptance of the certification body’s certifications by end users in the public and private sectors.