Occupational Health and Safety, completely involves with the factors that effects all people (employees, temporary workers, subcontractors, employees, visitors, customers and in the workplace) who are effected from the activities of the company.
Occupational Health and Safety Management System encountered in the organization is one of the most important human resource issues, obliged to provide employees to have a safe and healthy working environment. Workplaces during work performed to avoid potential accidents and other factors and better working environment in order to ensure a systematic and scientific manner of hazards and risk identification and the hazards and risks, is an approach that.
OHSAS 18001 (Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series), the British Standards Institute briefly BSI (British Standartds Institute) published by the Occupational Health and Safety standard.
The first health and safety standards as a guide, the “BS 8800 Occupational Health and Safety Management System Guide” have been published by BSI in 1996. In the subsequent history of other certification organizations have published standards that matter. However, the published based on this standard BS 8800, despite receiving showed differences in terms of content and applications from each other. Thereupon, under the leadership of BSI in the UK can be considered an international health and safety standards and for the preparation of a Commission decided to bring the work of this commission as a result of the OHSAS 18001 standard was created in 1999.
This standard was prepared in 2001, and had been accepted by TSE (Turkish Standards Institute) and has been published as TS-18001.
In our country, this law was considered to be No. 6331 on 30.06.2012 "Occupational Health and Safety Act".
This management system, which could result in a loss of potential hazards are identified beforehand and minimize these risks and disposal aims to take the necessary precautions.
This system requirements are needed for improving system development at below.
1. Reporting Policy,
2. Risk Analysis (legal and technical),
3. Determination of Investment Requirement (Types of Personal Protective Equipment, Fire Systems, etc..)
4. Training Programs, Type, Content and Frequency Determination
As Şahin Engine Bearings; under a new legislation laws we are working to take OHSAS 18001:2007 certificate second half on 2013 after our ISO / TS 16949:2009 ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and ISO / TS 16949:2009 certificates. OHS policy has been prepared, all the staff got the Occupational Health and Safety trainings and all the necessary preparations have been completed. With the success of the last inspection in September 2013, our company completing the second phase controls on in November and on 02/12/2013 by Bureau Veritas has awarded the OHSAS 18001:2007 certificate.