- Webinar Length: 1 Hour
ISO 45001 is the first International Standard for Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S). It provides a framework for identifying and controlling health and safety risks, and systematically improving overall performance.
According to ISO News, ISO 45001 is a milestone and has been one of the most eagerly awaited standards in the world. Don’t miss this webinar as Rick Gehrke, Environmental Safety & Health Consultant, provides an overview of the standard and the components of an effective OH&S management system for ISO 45001 certification.
- An overview of ISO 45001 and how it fits in with OH&S standards
- Key differences between OSHAS 18001 and ISO 45001 requirements
- Why ISO 45001 is needed and how it can impact your facility
- Benefits of transitioning to ISO 45001
- Best practices to ensure compliance
Rick GehrkeSenior Environmental Safety & Health Consultant, Alchemy
Rick has 25 years of experience in environmental, health, and safety with work in diverse industries, including food production, automotive and aerospace manufacturing, government and defense, electric power generation, chemicals, and more. He is a veteran EHS consultant, auditor, and trainer. Prior to Alchemy, Rick worked for Intertek as Green Services Associate Program Manager.
Rick is a certified management systems Lead Auditor with experience in ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, ISO 45001, ISO 50001, LEED green building certification, business development, and certification program management. Rick earned his Associate of Applied Science in Intelligence Collection from the Community College of the Air Force and his Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Environmental Science from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.