BS OHSAS 18001 | ISO 45001, ILO-OSH, OSHMS, similarly-equivalent ISO 45001 - Occupational Health and Safety Management System...equally OSHMS (Occupational Safety & Health Management System).

We herein provide an overview of components / requirements of a contemporary safety and health management system in comparison to ISO 14001 structure (tables that follow)...and others



Link to other Standards and Notes

General Requirements

while exclusive, it can be mutually inclusive either to ISO 14001 or ISO 9001... FSMS ISO 22000 and HACCP HARPC MS...

Initial Status Review

uniquely focus to OSH... see compatibility with FSMS ISO 22000 and HACCP HARPC MS...

OSH Policy

may be integral to ISO 9001, ISO 22000, HACCP HARPC MS and/or ISO 14001 policies)


see also ISO 9001, HACCP HARPC MS, ISO 22000, and/or ISO 14001 related requirement elements and clauses


may be integral to ISO 14001 and/or ISO 9001

Organizational Arrangements

may be integral to ISO 22000, ISO 14001 and/or ISO 9001

OSH Documentation

easily integral to ISO 14001, ISO 22000 and/or ISO 9001

Planning and Implementing


while mutually inclusive to ISO 22000, HACCP HARPC MS, ISO 14001 and/or ISO 9001, exclusive conditions may be given by organizations implementing integrated managerial schemes

Hazards - Risks Assessment

mutually inclusive to ISO 14001, and can be integrated to ISO 9001, ISO 22000, HACCP HARPC MS... focusing in analysis of hazards then risks and methodology

Legal and Other Requirements

see ISO 14001 and ISO 22000, both may be integrated, wherein OSHMS, OHSAS 18001 | ISO 45001, ILO-OSH can be seen as a first level of defense for the prevention, correction, mitigation... of environmental impact

OSH Management Arrangements

while exclusive to OSH can  mutually integrate/inclusive with the EMS... QMS and FSMS / HACCP HARPC MS

Measuring Performance

can be integral to ISO 14001 / ISO 9001 / ISO 22000 / HACCP...


while exclusive to each scheme for environmental and quality it can be programmed such that it can be mutually inclusive.

    Note: Further, see ISO 19011.

Periodic Status Review

The organization can review the IMS, either  exclusive or mutually inclusive to ISO 14001 and ISO 9001... FSMS and HACCP HARPC MS


Alternatively OSH herein presented taking a relational approach to ISO 14001 (as OHSAS 18001 | ISO 45001), thus assisting implementation and for maintaining an OSH Management Scheme (OSHMS, whether ISO 45001 or BS OHSAS). This approach, as contained in the "language" of OSH schemes...




Initial Status Review

OSH Policy



Hazards - Risk Assessment - Methodology

Legal and Other Requirements

OSH Management Arrangements

Implementation and Operations

Structure and Responsibility

Training, awareness and competence


OSH management system documentation

Document control

Operational control

Emergency preparedness and response

Checking and Corrective Action

Monitoring and measurement

Corrective action - investigation... prevention



Management System Review


Through establishing and maintaining an OSHMS, ILO-OSH, BS OHSAS 18001 | ISO 45001 an organization can pursue continual improvement of their occupational safety and health performance relating to prevention and mitigation...Invariably, the set forth requirements in BS OHSAS 18001 are the appropriate and reasonable for other Occupational Health & Safety programs. Thus reshuffling BS OHSAS 18001 into ISO 45001 Annex SL format and with a introduction of a few words is similar to other management systems adopting Annex SL since 2012.  



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