Keep ahead of the competition and prove that your organisation is dedicated to staff, customers, partners and communities with a recognised and certified Health, Safety, Security, Environment and Quality (HSSEQ) Management System. Through a combination of the internationally recognised Standards ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 you will ensure that:
The Quality Management System delivered through ISO 9001 will help you to increase staff morale, improve customer retention and attract healthier revenues. This is done by streamlining processes, reducing errors, freeing up valuable management time and improving internal communications. Companies adopting ISO 9001 demonstrate without question how customer focused and committed they are to delivering a quality service.
ISO 14001 certification is the clearest way to prove your organisation’s commitment to reducing its environmental impact – customers, regulators and governments have more confidence in businesses certified to ISO 14001 because they have a robust environmental management system which will help them to meet legal obligations, improve productivity and reduce costs by managing waste disposal, energy usage and water consumption.
Health & Safety
No matter the size of your business, or the sector you work in, you will need to face the challenge of meeting health and safety obligations. ISO 45001 provides your organisation with a framework to manage occupational health and safety. Ensuring that the appropriate techniques are used when identify OH&S risks and making workplace health and safety a priority.
Integrated Management System
An alternative is to combine ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 into an integrated management system. This means that all three ISOs are aligned into one smart system, allowing you to manage shared tasks and processes at the same time for more streamlined efficiency. With just one system to implement, you can also get it up and running in less time, and when it comes to audits and management reviews, you can save both time and money by carrying out just one for the whole integrated system.
Each individual Standard brings it’s own benefits, but when used in conjunction, these benefits are amplified.
Improved efficiency – processes follow industry best-practice across your product life cycle
Increased revenue – systems and procedures that are efficient will help to retain customers and win new business
Boosted employee morale – a safe, healthy and secure team that works to one agenda and feels included is more enthused about their work
Enhanced customer satisfaction – reducing errors increases customer confidence in your ability to deliver high quality products and services
Reduced risk of fines – increased awareness of, and compliance with, legal obligations and legislation minimises the risk of legal action
Minimised liability – adopt proactive rather than reactive controls and processes
Improved processes – identifying the potential causes of issues can prevent them from being repeated
Increased productivity – preventing incidents that disrupt your business means employees encounter fewer hurdles
Improved record keeping – an integrated management system covers your organisation’s document handling process from start to finish
Better corporate image – show your business cares about the welfare of employees, the quality of products and services, and the importance of the environment
The cost of certification depends on several factors. These include your business sector, your annual turnover, the location of your offices, and the number of employees. We will also need to know if you require ASCB or UKAS accreditation.
However, QMS is committed to providing a cost-effective route to certification. That’s why we focus on making ISO certification simple and straightforward. We save you money because we spend less time creating complex document trails and more time building a system that works for your business.
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