Portakabin Site Accommodation has recently achieved certification for OHSAS 18001, the internationally recognised British Standard for occupational health and safety management systems, across the whole of its manufacturing site inYork.
What does it mean?
Adopting the standard shows a strong commitment by Portakabin Site Accommodation to continue to ensure that any risks associated with health and safety in the working environment for employees, customers and the general public are formally addressed and minimised.
What does it cover?
OHSAS 18001 covers a huge number of health and safety issues but the key areas are:
Why it’s good for Portakabin Site Accommodation and its customers
The standard not only ensures that the working practices of Portakabin Site Accommodation are safe it’s also an on-going assessment against a set benchmark, so it ensures that the excellent health and safety standards are maintained.
OHSAS 18001 certification also means that all products manufactured by Portakabin Site Accommodation, when used as intended, are safe for customers.
In addition, OHSAS 18001 has been designed to be compatible with ISO 9001 for Quality Management Systems and ISO 14001 for environmental management – both of which Portakabin Site Accommodation already holds.