Montel has received UKAS accreditation for compliance with the new ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety Management standard. ISO 45001:2018 is an international standard that reduces workplace risks to improve employee safety, focusing on operational best practice. Companies must demonstrate practical and effective safety management systems which reduce the likelihood of injury incidents or breaches of legislation and also improves the organisation’s overall performance. The new standard was received in addition to Montel’s successful UKAS accreditation’s to ISO 9001:2015 Quality and ISO 14001:2015 Environmental standards.
Montel promotes a proactive approach to the management of Occupational Health and Safety on all its projects.
Martin Chivers, SHEQ Manager commented on the accreditation; “We are delighted to achieve UKAS accreditation for the ISO 45001:2018 standard, building on our existing strong safety record. Occupational Health and safety is a core priority when it comes to our people and our projects, we are proud to be recognised for this through accreditation of this occupational health and safety standard and we are dedicated to continuously improve our health and safety.