ISO 45001 Safety Management Systems

Keeping you safe with health ISO 45001 Safety Management Systems
Keeping you safe with health ISO 45001 Safety Management Systems

Why ISO 45001 Safety Management Systems?

The ISO 45001 safety management systems standard is designed for managing occupational health and safety in all businesses of all sizes working in any sector.  ISO 45001 is a relatively new standard which has been adopted internationally.  Adoption of the standard is expected to reduce workplace injuries and illnesses around the world.

Focus of ISO 45001 Safety Management Systems

The standards focuses on:

  • management leadership
  • planning activities in terms of health and safety hazards
  • quantifying, prioritising, and controlling health and safety risks and opportunities
  • setting objectives and targets to improve health and safety performance
  • legislative compliance

How we can help

RKBC can guide you through the process of developing a safety management system and support you all through to certification and beyond. The management systems we deliver are tailored to incorporate your existing compliant processes, and meet your requirements, those of the standards and legislation.  We develop comprehensive management systems that are industry best practice, easy to maintain, and include all the documents and tools you need to make it work for you.  

Benefits of our Management Systems

Your finished management system will provide:

  • control over your documentation
  • a system that is scalable and can grow as you do
  • best-practice management system which is easy to manage and maintain
  • a simple integrated process for the identification and management of hazards, risks and opportunities
  • a simple automated prioritising system of managing risks and opportunities
  • a framework against which you can measure performance, demonstrate compliance and hold people accountable
  • guidance and training material for your workers
  • a clear picture of your organisational risks and the priorities
  • a system that can easily be extended to include quality management or environmental management

Business Benefits of a safety management system

A certified health and safety management system will:

  • open doors to new markets such as local government and top tier contractors
  • give you and your customers confidence in your ability to manage health, safety and be legally compliant
  • help protect your workers and the public from injury and illness
  • create a strong and resilient company rather than a legal liability

Our process

In short, our process consists of the following steps which are undertaken at your preferred pace.

  1. understanding what you already have and what you need
  2. custom design of your management system
  3. implementation during which we provide training and support
  4. internal audit
  5. management review
  6. certification

For more details about this process read the certification process

On going support

We provide any ongoing support our clients need.  Some examples of the additional services we can provide include:

  • internal or 2nd party audits
  • facilitating management reviews
  • process re-engineering
  • system extension
  • tendering support
  • guidance regarding software solutions
  • cloud hosting of your management system (including SharePoint, dedicated GRC software and more)
  • remote data capture solutions.

Contact us

If you’d like a fixed price proposal for our support then contact us.  Alternatively, you may want to dip your toe in the water without commitment. If so, then try our Free one-hour consultation

Cross References

ISO Org – owners of the 45001 standard

Buy the standard here