The Management of Occupational Health and Safety Standards (OHSAS) is part of the global Management System that promotes the management of Occupational Health and Safety risks associated with the activities of the Organisation.
Employers are required to see to the protection of the health and safety of employees by using the services of the Occupational Safety Technicians and Occupational Medicine Doctors, as set out in the legislation applicable in each case, i.e. in Law 1568/85 and Presidential Decree 17/96. In a competitive business environment, Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems gain increasing weight in the business world, in the sense of Integrated Systems and with rapidly growing popularity.
The benefits of the application and certification of Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems are summarised as follows:
The basic steps for designing and implementing of an Occupational Health and Safety Management System are: