Occupational Health & Safety Management System

Growing awareness of Occupational Health & Safety is reflected by waves of new and ever-changing legislation. If a company is to deal with this effectively and reap the benefits it can bring, it needs to have commitment to a systematic approach and continual improvement. The 'gold standard' worldwide is the Occupational Health & Safety Management System (OHSMS).

The implementation of an OHSMS can greatly assist in the development of markets, communicating a standard of competence in a globally understood language.

The Benefits of an Occupational Health & Safety Management System (OHSMS)

- Reduction in medical claims and lost work days
- Improved employee retention
- Conformance with regulations
- Reduction in penalties for breach of legislation
- Increased operational efficiency through adherence to a formally documented OH&S procedure
- Improved business performance
- Enhancement of corporate image
- Recognition of commitment to health & safety by potential investors
- Obtaining insurance at a reduced cost through better risk management
- Reduction in risks

An Occupational Health and Safety Management System is applicable to companies of any size and industry sector.