|Scope of standards?||Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSMS)|
|What does certify to the standard means?|| |
An organisation has established a systematic approach to control and improve its occupational, health and safety performance. This will contribute to protection of employees from work hazards, injuries, ill health, diseases, near misses and fatalities. By complying with the standards helps relevant organisationsto complywith legal requirements set out by Occupational, Safety and Health Act 1994 (Act 514), Factory and Machinery Act1967 (Act 139) and Petroleum (Safety Measures) Act 1984 (Act 302) and their relevant regulations.
|Who should apply?||Any organisation of any size|
|Standards used?|| |
This is a Malaysian Standard that provides requirements on Occupational Safety and Health Management Systems (OSHMS) and basis for the development OSH systemsin an organisation.
Association Standard (recognised internationally)
OHSAS is a standard that is developed by the OHSAS team, an association that includes government agencies, certification bodies, national standards, industry associations, and consultants. OHSAS 18001 is to assist organisations in establishing a management system to manage and control their health and safety risks and improving their OH&S performance.
|Certification cycle?|| |
Certification process and cycle
|How to apply?|| |
List of accredited certification body by Standards Malaysia can be accessed through the following URL
*URL may change from time to time. Please revert to Standards Malaysia's website at www.jsm.gov.my should the URL did not work.
|Benefit of certification|| |
|OHSMS made simpler|| |
Clause 4 – OHSMS Requirements
**Disclaimer: The interpretation may vary in specific situation, scope and environment. This is to be used as guideline and general overview of complying with the standard. Guidance and assistance by trained resources is required to ensure proper interpretation and implementation of the standards.