The Occupational Health and Safety Management System certification is issued in reference to ISO 45001, which defines the requirements to be met to ensure adequate control of the organizational, technical and management variables that affect these issues, as well as compliance with the mandatory standards.
Occupational health and safety protection has the important human aspect that presents the cultural and social level of the organization. The purpose of the OH&S management system according to ISO 45001:2018 standard is to provide support to address the OH&S risks and opportunities in order to prevent accidents at work and occupational diseases.
ISO 45001:2018 standard replaces BS OHSAS 18001:2007 standard and its structure is in accordance with ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015. The commitment of companies investing in health and safety in the workplace, as a sign of the will to prevent injuries and improve the health and safety of its workers, also translates into discount rates on insurance premiums.