Safety Coaching

By |2021-05-04T14:29:38+00:00May 4th, 2021|Compliance, Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment, OHS Culture & Climate, SHEQ, Work Smart|

Safety Coaching In this particular two part vlog, we will look at: Consultation and participation Hazard Identification and Job Safety Analysis To start, lets look at what exactly a hazard is and the different types or hazards found. A hazard is anything that can cause harm or ill health (acute or long term). Types of

ISO 45001 in 45 minutes: Clause 10 – Improvements

By |2021-04-24T17:38:25+00:00April 7th, 2021|Compliance, compliance software, ISO 45001, OHS Culture & Climate, SHEQ, Work Smart|

ISO 45001 in 45 minutes: Clause 10 - Improvements 10.1. Determine opportunities and take actions to achieve the intended outcomes Improvements to the OHS Management System are not always dependent the non-conformities. 10.2. Incident, non-conformity and corrective action This is a process for reporting, investigating and taking action to address incidents and non-conformities. React Timeously

ISO 45001 in 45 minutes: Clause 9 – Performance Evaluation

By |2021-04-24T17:41:05+00:00April 7th, 2021|Compliance, ISO 45001, OHS Culture & Climate, SHEQ, Work Smart|

ISO 45001 in 45 minutes: Clause 9 - Performance Evaluation Clause 9 is personally my favourite clause as it is a culmination of all the work you have put into action. Lets kick off with Clause 9.1 Clause 9.1. OHS performance, monitoring, management analysis and evaluation A process for evaluating the OHS performance including methods

ISO 45001 in 45 minutes: Clause 7 – Support

By |2021-04-30T07:03:03+00:00April 7th, 2021|Compliance, ISO 45001, OHS Culture & Climate, SHEQ, Work Smart|

ISO 45001 in 45 minutes: Clause 7 - Support 7.1. Resources - Provide resources to Establish the OHS Management System Implement the OHS Management System Maintain the OHS Management System Continually improves the OHS Management System -  Consider current business needs -  Consider future business needs (people, equipment, services and product) 7.2. Competency identify

ISO 45001 in 45 minutes: Clause 4 – The Context of the Organisation

By |2021-05-10T12:42:58+00:00April 7th, 2021|Compliance, compliance software, Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment, ISO 45001, News, OHS Culture & Climate, SHEQ, Work Smart|

ISO 45001 in 45 minutes: Clause 4 - The Context of the Organisation 4.1. Understanding the context of the organisations involves internal and external issues: Internal issues Old infrastructure Unskilled staff Absenteeism and ill health Poor compliance culture Good worker relations External issues Social issues such as alcoholism Recession Competitive market Access to new technology

Leading through the Mental Health Minefield

By |2021-04-29T13:00:59+00:00March 5th, 2021|Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment, News, OHS Culture & Climate, SHEQ, Work Smart|

Leadership in Mental Health Burnout Did you know that Burnout is now an official category of Psychological diagnosis, known as Occupational burnout? Today we are going to look what exactly is burnout (particularly in the workplace) and how we can be resilient to it. Firstly, let’s look at what burnout is. ‘Burnout is a syndrome

ISO 27001 and your Information Security Management System

By |2021-04-29T13:04:13+00:00February 23rd, 2021|Buildings, Compliance, compliance software, Engineering, Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment, OHS Culture & Climate, SHEQ, Work Smart|

We seem to be inundated with stories of cyberattacks, data breaches, hacking, malware, viruses, and they like Customers and employees, could have lost highly sensitive personal information such as credit card details, home addresses and contact numbers, which will significantly impact and inconvenience them whilst dragging the name of the Organisation holding the data into

Risk Assessment Techniques are Like Opinions, Everyone has One

By |2021-04-29T13:08:32+00:00February 11th, 2021|Compliance, Construction, Engineering, Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment, OHS Culture & Climate, SHEQ, Work Smart|

There is nothing quite like a difference around a particular risk assessment technique to ruffle feathers. Working as a Certification Auditor in various industries and as a Clients Agent in the Construction Industry I have seen some interesting risk assessment techniques to say the least. To some people a risk assessment technique is like an algebra equation

Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment:Tools & Techniques

By |2021-04-29T13:13:39+00:00February 3rd, 2021|Compliance, Construction, Engineering, Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment, OHS Culture & Climate, SHEQ, Work Smart|

HIRA Part 4 Breakdown: To recap: A hazard is a source, situation or act with the potential to cause harm. In order to achieve our Management system outcomes, we need to ensure that we are out of harm’s way. Intended outcomes include: 1. Prevention of injury and ill health 2. Prevention of pollution and environmental degradation 3. Ensuring

Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment – The Discovery Process

By |2021-04-29T13:18:17+00:00February 3rd, 2021|Compliance, Construction, Engineering, Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment, OHS Culture & Climate, SHEQ, Work Smart|

The Discovery Process Clause 4 Context of the Organisation forms part of any of the new ISO Standards, and requires you to identify the Organisation and its Context, i.e. issues internally and externally that could affect the Organisation and its SHEQ Management Systems ability to achieve its intended outcomes. The Intended outcomes of a SHEQ

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