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ISO 45001 is now published

After many years of discussions concerning a standard on occupational health and safety management systems, an International Standard ISO 45001 has now been published by ISO The new standard has been designed to integrate with other ISO management systems standards, including the new revisions of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001. It will replace BS OHSAS 18001, …

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Saying goodbye to the old revisions

As we are fast approaching the final year for transitions to the new revisions of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001, the IAF (International Accreditation Forum) has passed a resolution – IAF resolution 2017-13. The IAF has stated as of March 15th, 2018 Certification Bodies shall conduct all ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 initial, surveillance and recertification …

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Latest update on ISO 45001 – FDIS to be published

After the meeting of the ISO 45001 project committee in September 2017, ISO announced a more specific timeline with regards to the publication of ISO 45001. It was agreed that a Final Draft International Standard (FDIS) of ISO 45001 would be needed because a number of technical changes had been made to the DIS text. The FDIS ballot is now scheduled …

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ISO DIS 45001.2 is approved!

Another important step for the final release of the new international standard for Occupational Health and Safety (OHSAS) was taken: On July 13 ended the balloting period for the second draft of ISO / DIS 45001.2: 2017.  The results indicated that 57 votes of approval, seven votes of disapproval and eight abstentions had been submitted; consequently, …

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