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FDIS 45001:2017 is out - what you need to know before ISO 45001:2018 gets published

On November 30th, ISO published the Final Draft International Standard (FDIS) 45001:2017. This is a stage before an International Standard gets published. FDIS gets submitted to ISO/Central Secretariat (ISO/CS) by the committee secretary. The FDIS is then circulated to all ISO member for an 8 week  vote The standard is approved if a two-thirds majority of the P-members of the Technical Committee (TC)/ Sub Committee (SC) is in favor and not more than one-quarter of the total number of votes cast are negative.
As per the standard's project plan, the ISO has estimated the publication of ISO 45001 as an international standard by March 2018. This has multiple effect across the globe - 
1. BS OHSAS 18001:2007 will be withdrawn in line with the transition timeline of ISO 45001:2018, i.e. in a phased manner within 3 years of publication of ISO 45001.  2. Auditors of OHSAS 18001 will be migrating their Certification to ISO 45001 3. Organizations will start migrating from OHSAS 18001 to ISO 45…
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Transitioning to ISO 9001:2015

Have you already transitioned your existing quality management system (QMS) to ISO 9001:2015?


Here is what you need to know -

International Organization for Standardization (ISO) published the ISO 9001 revision in the year 2015.The new standard ISO 9001:2015 came into effect during September 2015.ISO has declared a transition time line of 3 years.
This means that all existing certifications to ISO 9001:2008 will cease to exist by September 2018. The organizations who are currently certified to ISO 9001:2008 must transition their quality management system to ISO 9001:2015 before September 2018 and get the transition audit conducted by their existing certification body. If they don't do it then the certification body will withdraw their certificate and these organizations will have to undergo a fresh certification. That means they will lose their 'initially certified on' date.
Don't worry!!! You still have time to address this.
Follow the roadmap listed bel…