What is OHSAS 18001?
BS OHSAS 18001 is a framework for an occupational health and safety (ohs) management system and is a part of the OHSAS 18000 (sometimes incorrectly identified as ISO 18000) series of standards, along with OHSAS 18002. It can help you put in place the policies, procedures and controls needed for your organization to achieve the best possible working conditions and workplace health and safety, aligned to internationally recognized best practice.
What is SS 506 Part 1?
SS 506 Part 1:2009 is the Singapore Standard that specifies requirements for an occupational safety and health (OSH) management system, to enable an organisation to control its OSH risks and improve its OSH performance. The SS 506 Part 1 standard covering OSH management is intended to provide organisations with the elements of an effective OSH management system that can be integrated with other management requirements and help organisations achieve OSH and economic objectives.
SS 506 : Part 1 : 2009 is an adoption of the Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series
(OHSAS) OHSAS 18001:2007, published by the British Standards Institution.