Occupational health and safety

AS/NZS 4804:2001 Occupational health and safety management system – General guidelines on principles, systems and supporting techniques

The objective of this standard is to provide guidance on how an occupational health and safety management system (OHSMS) may be set up; how it can be continually improved; and what resources may be used to do this.

How will this standard help my business?

This standard will help you to establish, implement, and continually improve your occupational health and safety management systems. The benefits of an effective occupational health and safety management system include:

If you want to audit your occupational health and safety management system you should follow the guidelines in AS/NZS 4801:2001 Occupational health and safety management systems – Specification with guidance.

Who should use this standard?

This standard provides guidance to businesses of any size or type who wish to develop, implement, or improve an occupational health and safety management system, so that it:

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