Workplace Safety & Health Audit

 

MANDATORY AUDIT

As defined by the WSH Act, there are types of work that require mandatory audits. Each of these workplaces differs from the regularity of the audit.

On top of that, they are required to implement a safety and health management system (SHMS), including risk assessments and risk management.

What is a safety and health management system?

A safety and health management system (SHMS) is a systematic process for managing workplace safety and health. The system features:

  • Setting goals
  • Planning
  • Measuring performance
  • Managing commitments and direction

As mentioned above, there are workplaces that require regular and mandatory audits. Refer to them in the table below.

 

Workplaces requiring audits “Requirements for a safety and health management system – 13 November 2018”

 
Any worksite with a contract sum of $30 million or moreAt least once every 6 monthsConSASS
Any shipyard employing 200 or more peopleAt least once every 12 monthsWSH AuditSS506 may be applied at the same time as it involves the auditing of SHMS
Any factory engaged in manufacturing fabricated metal products, machinery, or equipment, and which employs 100 or more peopleAt least once every 12 monthsWSH AuditSS506 may be applied at the same time as it involves the auditing of SHMS
Any factory that processes or manufactures petroleum, petroleum products, petrochemicals, or petrochemical productsAt least once every 24 monthsWSH AuditSS506 may be applied at the same time as it involves the auditing of SHMS
Any premises that stores toxic or flammable liquids at a storage capacity of 5,000 or more cubic metersAt least once every 24 monthsWSH AuditSS506 / ISO 45001 Certification may be applied at the same time as it involves the auditing of SHMS
Any factory manufacturing fluorine, chlorine, hydrogen fluoride, carbon monoxide, and synthetic polymersAt least once every 24 monthsWSH AuditSS506 / ISO 45001 Certification may be applied at the same time as it involves the auditing of SHMS
Any factory manufacturing pharmaceutical products or their intermediatesAt least once every 24 monthsWSH AuditSS506 may be applied at the same time as it involves the auditing of SHMS
Any factory manufacturing semiconductor wafersAt least once every 24 monthsWSH AuditSS506 / ISO 45001 Certification may be applied at the same time as it involves the auditing of SHMS

 

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