Target Health and Safety Skills assists businesses who are replacing the now redundant OHSAS 18001 safety management system to the most recent ISO 45001 system.
The ISO 45001 provides business with a framework to implement strategies to help prevent the injury and ill health and more generally create a safe workplace.
Based on the latest statistics available, in 2016 there were 45 fatalists in Irish workplaces. A staggering 632,000 workdays were lost in 2016 due to workplace injuries.
With these figures in mind, it’s clear why a system designed to limit the chance of injury can be extremely beneficial to a business.
The benefits of implementing the ISO system includes: