2019 | Quarter 2
Northport Becomes the First Malaysian Port Awarded ISO 45001:2018
Northport (Malaysia) Bhd, (Northport), a member of MMC Group, clocked another impressive milestone in its 118-
“As one of Malaysia’s busiest ports, we saw the need for our workplace to be certified with ISO 45001 to proactively improve our occupational health and safety performance in preventing injury and ill-
Meanwhile, Mohamed Azhar said that Northport has put in tremendous effort to operate its business and activities to the highest level of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) management systems across its organisation. Through Lloyd’s Register’s assessments, Northport employees were able to adapt and implement such a robust management system.
ISO 45001 is an ISO standard for management systems of Occupational, Safety and Health (OSH) that helps organisations to improve employee safety, reduce workplace risks and create better, safer working conditions. It was developed by a committee of OSH experts and followed other generic management system approaches such as ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. It takes into account other International Standards in this area such as OHSAS 18001, the International Labour Organisation's ILO-
Congratulations to TeamNorthport.