We are pleased to report that Valeport continues to demonstrate proactive compliance with the highest international quality standards. In July, The company underwent a number of ISO audits, successfully updating its certifications to ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management and ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management. For the first time in 2017, Valeport also certified to BS OHSAS 18001, the internationally applied British Standard for occupational health and safety. ISO 14001:2015 is the latest standard which sets out the criteria for an environmental management system. Certification to this standard evidences Valeport’s work to measure and improve our environmental impact. ISO 9001:2015 is a standard to support organizations to meet the needs of customers, stakeholders, as well as statutory and regulatory requirements. ISO 9001 particularly examines customer focus, the motivation of Valeport’s management, our process approach and continual improvements, ensuring that quality management is at the heart of Valeport’s activities.
This year, Valeport has also been audited to BS OHSAS 18001 for the first time. This new accreditation formally recognizes commitment to occupational health and safety across processes and systems