The company has also received recertification for ISO 9001:2015 and 14001:2015.
OHSAS 18001 enables Metalube to manage risk and help aid compliance with legislation, as well as maintain a safe and healthy working environment for employees and visitors to its factory based in Irlam, Manchester UK.
The accreditation provides the company with cost savings through reducing or eliminating costs associated with work-related injuries or illness.It also enables Metalube to measure health and safety performance by establishing a framework for controlling and measuring health and safety performance.
The aim is to also reduce the occurrence of accidents and incidences by staying abreast of relevant legislation reducing the likelihood of prosecution and fines.
Explains MD Robert Brown: “Occupational health and safety represents a top priority for Metalube.The OHSAS 18001 certificate reflects our commitment as a company to implement to the highest safety standards and to ensure that these exemplary principles are well maintained.We are also thrilled to be recertified for ISO 9001:2015 and 14001:2015.”