OHSAS 18001 accreditation award
Abacus achieves certification of the occupational health and safety management system, OHSAS 18001
Sutton-in-Ashfield, UK: August 2008
Abacus Lighting is pleased to announce this month that formal approval and certification has been received from Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance (LRQA) for the Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series (OHSAS) 18001:2007.
OHSAS 18001 is the internationally recognised standard for occupational health and safety management. It relates to all matters of safety in the working environment and provides a systematic approach to identifying hazards, and then either eliminating the hazards or reducing their risks.Abacus are one of the first companies within their industry to be awarded this accreditation and it is compatible with other management system standards also currently held: ISO 9001:2000 (Quality), and ISO 14001:2004 (Environmental).