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The Health & Safety Executive introduced HSG 65 as a way of measuring and improving health and safety performance.
The internationally recognised system OHSAS 18001 has been developed to be compatible with the ISO 9001;1994 (Quality) and ISO 14001:1996 (Environmental) management systems standards.
between H&S Systems and Environment Management Systems
2.Employees are expected to be competent rather than just 'aware'.
"Personnel shall be competent to perform tasks that may impact on OH&S in the workplace. Competence shall be defined in terms of appropriate education, training and/or experience" (4.4.2)
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