BS OHSAS 18001 for small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs)

When SMEs invest in BS OHSAS 18001 they get big benefits. Occupational health and safety management brings industry-recognized practices to your organisation and helps you identify safety risks and hazards so that you can manage them. That means small and large companies alike can get a safer workplace leading to better business performance.


Shaping BS OHSAS 18001 for SMEs

Small businesses that invest in BS OHSAS 18001 can achieve the same benefits as larger companies. We know that you may have tighter budgets and less time to manage the health and safety risks you face. And we know that those risks are as unique as the business you run.

That’s why we provide packages that can be customized to include only the services and products you need – removing the unnecessary cost and complexity of achieving compliance with BS OHSAS 18001. We can help you identify and manage workplace risks, cut costs and reduce downtime, improve working conditions and motivate staff.

BS OHSAS 18001 will keep you compliant with health and safety management best practice as well as legislation. And you’ll understand that investing in the highest occupational health and safety standards can give you bigger returns and a stronger footing in the marketplace.  



Training courses to get you started in BS OHSAS 18001

BS OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems can be adapted to organisations of all sizes and sectors. And our training is designed for all levels of experience.



Associate Consultant Programme

Get the additional support and advice you need to become certified with our Associate Consultant Programme. We can connect you with over 200 UK members who offer specialist consultancy services independent of BSI.  


Why choose BSI?

We pioneered standards more than 100 years ago and today we’re the market leader. We help over 65,000 organizations ranging from top global brands to small ambitious businesses in 150 countries to gain an edge over their competition. As one of the few organizations that understands standards from start to end, we don’t only assess how well you’re meeting them, we create new standards from scratch and train teams globally to use them and perform better. Our knowledge can transform your organization.