News

12-11-2008

New version of OHSAS 18001 management system

An updated version of OHSAS 18001 management system was published recently. OHSAS 18001, version 2007 is now valid replacing 1999 version.
Main changes between the new version and the older one are:

 

  • New terms and definitions
  • Objectives and programmes are now combined
  • Resources, roles and responsibility are combined with accountability and authority.
  • Incident investigation is promoted
  • Health issues are promoted