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What does OHSMS stand for?

OHSMS stands for Occupational Health and Safety Management System

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Written by safety and standards organizations in Australia, Ireland, South Africa, Norway, Malaysia, and elsewhere, the standard was designed to replace conflicting local standards and help corporations establish an occupational health and safety management system to eliminate or minimize risk to employees and other interested parties who may be exposed to occupational health and safety risks, according to the OHSAS website (http://www.
In order to facilitate the integration of quality, environmental and occupational health and safety management systems by organizations, OHSAS 18001 has been developed to be compatible with the internationally recognized ISO 9001 (Quality) and ISO 14001 (Environmental) standards.