UK based canopy company, Able Canopies Ltd, has achieved the internationally recognised ISO14001 and OHSAS18001 for a second year running, establishing it as one of the leaders in its field.
This independent assessment was conducted by the leading Certification Body, the British Assessment Bureau and demonstrates Able Canopies Ltd commitment to Environmental and Health and Safety Management.
Able Canopies Ltd has now earned the right to display the coveted British Assessment Bureau ISO14001 and OHSAS18001 certification marks to demonstrate its conformance to the two standards.
ISO 14001:2004 was first introduced 1996 as a British Standard and requires organisations to have an environmental policy and action plan to manage their impact on their environment. Certified organisations are committed to continuous improvement and are assessed annually to ensure progress is being maintained.
OHSAS 18001 was first introduced in 1999 and requires organisations to assess their risk and implement an effective occupational health and safety management system to promote a safe and healthy working environment. Certified organisations are committed to continuous improvement and are assessed annually to ensure progress is being maintained.
Able Canopies Ltd Managing Director, Mark Wood said, “We are particularly pleased to have achieved the ISO14001 and OHSAS18001 certifications for a second year in a row as it underlines our commitment to the environment and health & safety. Not many customers get to see their suppliers’ ‘back-office’ activities. This recognition demonstrates we can provide a quality solution from quotation to delivery.”
The benefits of registration to the ISO14001 and OHSAS18001 standards include:-
Streamlining an organisation’s procedures
Bringing consistency to an organisation’s service delivery
Reducing cost and rework
Improving an organisation’s management practices
Lower insurance premiums
Able Canopies Ltd design, manufacture and install quality canopy, shelter and shade systems for commercial organisations throughout the UK. Working across every sector including education, leisure, healthcare, hospitality and retail, they are committed to providing the very best cover and shade systems to meet their customers' requirements.