What is AS/NZS 4801?

AS/NZS 4801:2001 is a National Standard for Occupational Health and Safety management .

The standard is aimed at guiding organisations to develop and maintain a system that is focused on improving employees’ health and safety.

The Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) defined in the standard is  part of the overall management system designed to effectively manage OHS risks associated with the business.

The standard includes organisational structure, planning activities, responsibilities, practices and procedures. It also covers resources for developing, implementing, achieving and reviewing the the organisation OHS management systems.

If your clients are demanding proof that you have an effective OHS program, an AS/NZS 4801 audit report can provide evidence from a third party verifying that the organisations OHS management is conforms to the standard.

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