IDEA, 1st engineering company in Spain certified with ISO 45001:2018 by AENOR
IDEA Ingeniería has notched up another acknowledgement, after earning the Occupational Health and Safety Management System Certificate, in accordance with ISO 45001:2018 Standard, granted by AENOR.
We recently received the Certicate AENOR for the Occupational Health and Safety Management System (SST-0161/2018), in accordance with ISO 45001:2018 Standard of which we aretruly proud. The certificate was handed overto ourCEO, Emilio Sánchez, Rosa Mas Andreo, Health and Safety Managerand Rafael Manzano, Quality Manager at IDEA, by AENOR Mediterranean Region Director,Ángel Luís Sánchez Cerón.
IDEA is the first company in the sector in Spain to obtain this Certificate from AENOR. A certification that highlights the importance of reinforcing continuous improvement in the company. The new ISO 45001, published in 2018, brings important changes, the most important being the integration of the well-being of an organisation’s personnel, through its Health and Safety at Work Management System. An issue that IDEA Ingeniería has always taken very seriously, displaying a strong commitment to the team’s development and welfare since its inception.
What are these changes and why are they so important?
The benefits of having ISO 45001:2018 certification are the following:
- Being an ISO standard, the Health and Safety Management System complies with internationally recognised requirements and standards.
- It helps promote a safe and healthy workplace.
- It increases the importance of prevention development within a company.
- It generates indicator management records, to demonstrate that goals are met to ensure the organisation’s continuous improvement.
What is our goal?
Continuous improvement is the top priority for all ISO systems, but especially for IDEA, which aims toimplement an Integrated System, , together with the ISO 9001 Quality Management System and the UNE 166002 for RDI that we intend to obtain next year..
What have we achieved?
Over the years, IDEA has achieved a more effective Occupational Health and Safety management, promotingapreventive culture among its personnel. Proof of this is the acknowledgement by Ibermutuamur for our performance in terms of occupational risk prevention, recording ratios significantly more favourablethan those recorded as an average for our sector, which, in addition, has enabled us to access the benefits provisioned in Royal Decree 404/2010 (BONUS) in the 2015 fiscal year.