What is health and safety management ISO 45001?

Successful Health and Safety Management ensures organisations comply with their legal and contractual obligations, as well as ensuring a safe and healthy working environment for its employees. It is a requirement by all businesses across all industries that Occupational Health and Safety responsibilities are taken seriously, for both ethical and legal reasons.

Bywater has extensive knowledge and experience in the field of Occupational Health and Safety, particularly in the areas of Management Systems development, maintenance and training, based on the international OH&S standard ISO 45001 (previously OHSAS 18001).

The organisational benefits of having an ISO 45001 Health and Safety Management System include:

  • Cost reduction through reduced absenteeism due to incidents at work
  • Recruitment benefits through enhanced attractiveness to new employees
  • Enhanced employee retention resulting from providing a safe and healthy working environment
  • Reduced waste
  • Improved chances of winning new business
  • Compliance with Health and Safety legislation
  • Reduced risk of reputation damage
  • Delivering continuous improvement in Health and Safety performance

Bywater delivers a range of Health and Safety Management Systems Consultancy and Training services based around the globally recognised ISO 45001 standard including:

  • ISO 45001 Auditing and Training Courses
  • H&S Compliance and Risk Assessment Training Courses
  • H&SMS (ISO 45001) Review and Gap Analysis
  • H&SMS (ISO 45001) Management System Design and Implementation
  • ISO 45001 (H&SMS) Auditing Services
  • H&SMS Ongoing Support and Guidance