occupational health and safety management News

  • Clarke Energy Gains OHSAS 18001 Accreditation

    Clarke Energy is pleased to announce that it has been awarded certification for achieving the Occupational Health & Safety Management System OHSAS 18001:2007. The award represents an international occupational health and safety management system specification which has been developed to be compatible with the ISO 9001 (Quality) and ISO 14001 (Environmental) management systems standards. This ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • NPL wins the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents President`s Awards 2015

    The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has been awarded the President's Award (for 13 consecutive Gold Awards) in the prestigious annual scheme run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). David Rawlins, RoSPA's awards manager, said: "The RoSPA Awards encourage improvement in occupational health and safety management. Organisations that gain recognition for their health and ...

  • ISO 45001: Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    It is expected that in October 2016 the new ISO 45001 will be published. This standard regarding Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems - Requirements will serve as an add-on to existing standards such as ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. It will take various national and international labor standards into account. ISO 45001 will be intended to provide organizations with a framework to ...


    By EHS Insight

  • ISO 45001: Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    It is expected that in October 2016 the new ISO 45001 will be published. This standard regardingOccupational Health and Safety Management Systems - Requirements will serve as an add-on to existing standards such as ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. It will take various national and international labor standards into account. ISO 45001 will be intended to provide organizations with a framework to ...


    By EHS Insight

  • ISO/DIS 45001 – A New Standard for Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    The latest stage in the development process of the ISO 45001 standard was reached on January 14, 2016 with the issuance of ISO/DIS 45001. This draft international standard describes the potential requirements for an Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSMS). It identifies the emerging changes expected to be in the final version of the standard, planned for publication in Q4 2016. ...


    By SGS

  • Congratulations to Chenda Electronics for passing the ISO9001:2015 quality system certification

    November 16th, 2018, Jiangsu Chenda trip Electronics Co., Ltd. received ISO9001 Beijing Tianrun United Certification Center: 2008 quality system certification. Since the establishment of the company, Chenda has continued to grow itself under the supervision of various certification centers. The MDD brand has also been consistently praised by customers. Nowadays, the ISO9001:2015 quality system ...

  • Congratulations to Chendaxing Electronics for passing the ISO14001:2015 environmental system certification

    Yes, November 16th, 2018, Jiangsu Chenda trip Electronics Co., Ltd. once again received ISO14001 Beijing Tianrun United Certification Center: 2004 environmental certification system certification, Chenda been flattering for merchants to provide the most security products At the same time, based on the principle of modernist construction, we are committed to putting environmental protection at the ...

  • Gold medal for Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies UK

    Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies (VWS) in the UK have won a RoSPA Gold Medal for achieving the RoSPA Gold Award in five consecutive years.These awards recognise organisations who have continually achieved a very high level of performance, demonstrating well developed occupational health and safety management systems and culture, outstanding control of risk and very low levels of error, ...

  • BSI hosts Occupational Health and Safety Webinar

    The recent industrial accidents have highlighted the importance of Occupational Health and Safety. BSI will be exploring this further in its next free webinar, “Exploring the Value of an Occupational Health and Safety Management System”, which will be held on Tuesday, June 15, 2010 at 1:00 pm EDT, and will explore how a management system can help address health and safety concerns to ...


    By BSI

  • Azor Ambiental is certified in OHSAS 18001

    Azor Ambiental has become one of the few Spanish firms in the recycling and smelting sector to receive the OHSAS 18001 Certification, a prestigious international distinction for companies with a solid, effective occupational health and safety management system. This certification confirms the use of a proper procedure for reducing health- and safety-related risks in the work environment, ...


    By Azor Ambiental, S.A.

  • Thorntons Recycling (Ireland) takes delivery of a Shred-Tech MDX-2GT

    Thorntons Recycling, founded in 1979 by Padraig and Carmel Thornton, is a privately owned Waste Management and Recycling business. Employing more than 400 staff, supplying customer services to over 60,000 Household customers and 4,000 Commercial customers in Dublin, Meath, Kildare and Wicklow. The company operates a number of EPA licensed facilities and a number of permitted facilities in its ...


    By Shred-Tech Corp.

  • European Week for Safety and Health at Work calls for workers and managers to work together for risk prevention

    From 22 to 26 October, the 2012 European Week for Safety and Health at Work highlights the role of strong management leadership combined with active worker participation in making sure that Europe’s workplaces are safe, healthy and productive. Organised by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) and its partners, the week sees events organised across Europe in support of ...

  • European Week for Safety and Health at Work calls for workers and managers to work together for risk prevention

    From 22 to 26 October, the 2012 European Week for Safety and Health at Work highlights the role of strong management leadership combined with active worker participation in making sure that Europe’s workplaces are safe, healthy and productive. Organised by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) and its partners, the week sees events organised across Europe in support of ...

  • The EI Group Announces Key Hire – Ruth Barlow, RN, COHN-S

    The EI Group, Inc. (EI) is excited to announce the addition of Ruth Barlow, RN, COHN-S as the firm’s Occupational Health Services Director. Ms. Barlow joins EI with more than 20 years of experience in managing employee safety and health. In her new role as Director, Ruth will be responsible for managing a staff of occupational health professionals and providing medical surveillance ...


    By The EI Group, Inc.

  • Measuring and Tracking Compliance Vital to Arrow Electronics` CSR Program

    Arrow Electronics' Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Report for 2015 At Arrow Electronics, we measure and track compliance with numerous quality and regulatory standards at our 46 warehouse and processing locations. Thirty-four of our locations are certified as ISO 14001 compliant. The ISO 14000 environmental management standards exist to help organizations: Minimize how ...


    By Arrow Electronics

  • RWM Preview: Smurfit Kappa Recycling invites councils to follow paper trail to its Birmingham Mill

    Smurfit Kappa Recycling will be offering RWM’s local authority visitors the chance to visit the Smurfit Kappa paper mill in Nechells, Birmingham to see exactly what happens to the material collected through the fully traceable mixed paper grade service it provides for 18 councils across the UK. “When the materials markets collapsed late last year, it became even more important for councils to ...


    By EMAP Publishing Limited.

  • Smurfit Kappa Recyling protecting employees & the environment

    Smurfit Kappa Recycling has received certification to BS EN ISO14001, the internationally-recognised Environmental Management System Standard, and OHSAS18001, the Occupational Health and Safety Management System Standard, following an independent audit by AJA Registrars.Every one of Smurfit Kappa Recycling’s sites and depots received the prestigious BS EN 14001 certificate, after completing a 12 ...


    By EMAP Publishing Limited.

  • NREL earns prestigious safety and environmental certifications

    The U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has received three significant certifications demonstrating the lab’s commitment to the environment, safety, and management excellence. Certifications earned by NREL include: ISO 14001:2004 (environment); ISO 9001:2008 (quality); and OHSAS 18001 (health and safety). In July 2011, a team of external ...

  • Establish, Maintain and Improve Health and Safety Programs with New Online Management Service

    The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) has developed a new online occupational health and safety management service, OSH Wise, designed to help organizations establish, maintain and improve their health and safety programs while meeting their legislative responsibilities. The OSH Wise management service can help small to medium sized organizations establish a health and ...

  • A Dust-Up in Construction

    Noise, vibration, and dust exposure are inevitable on construction sites and are, of course, a major concern for occupational hygienists. The recent focus in both the U.K. and the U.S. has been on respirable crystalline silica, or RCS, which is responsible for tens of thousands of premature deaths each year due to respiratory illnesses. And while the industry looks to mitigate exposure by ...


    By Casella

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