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Quest Consultancy is a leading provider of health, safety, environmental and hospitality food safety training both in the UK and internationally. We have the expertise and the technology to keep people at their peak.
We operate across many indsutries including Manufacturing and Construction however our beginings and market leading reputation is in the Health and Social Care sector.
With over 20 years experience in the Medical Device Manufacture and Social Care Services we are first choice for Businesses.We can provide in-company, online and blended e-Learning or accredited individual Health and Safety training, and we can tailor programmes to meet your business needs.
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BS OHSAS 18001 sets out the minimum requirements for occupational health and safety management best practice.
BS OHSAS 18001 is a framework for an occupational health and safety (ohs) management system and is a part of the OHSAS 18000 (sometimes incorrectly identified as ISO 18000) series of standards, along with OHSAS 18002. It can help you put in place the:
needed for your organisation to achieve the best possible working conditions and workplace health and safety, aligned to internationally recognised best practice.
Process Improvement projects can result in numerous benefits to both internal and external stakeholders including:
• Increased customer & employee satisfaction
• Reduced costs
• Retained Business
• Enhanced reputation
• Increased competitive advantage
• Improved staff morale
Using the DMAIC model our management consultants can help you increase efficiencies which in turn reduces costs to your business.
Risk Profiling is an essential and in most cases, legal obligation faced by businesses in the UK. Our risk management consultants can assist you with:
• Business Strategic Planning
• Occupational Health & Safety Risk Assessment
• Environmental Impact Assessments
Allowing you to keep moving your business forward in the knowledge you have considered and controlled the risks faced from your area of operation.
The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 require an employer to appoint one or more competent people to help them implement the measures they need to take to comply with the legal requirements.
For many small to medium sized enterprises the cost of employing a competent person as a full time member of their team simply isn’t practical or affordable.
Competence is the ability to undertake responsibilities and perform activities to a recognised standard on a regular basis. It combines practical and thinking skills, knowledge and experience.
Quest Consultancy can provide a dedicated consultant, who has sufficient training, experience and knowledge to support you and your team on issues relating to occupational health and safety management.
The ISO 13485 standard is an effective solution to meet the comprehensive requirements for a QMS. Adopting ISO 13485 provides a practical foundation for manufacturers to address the Medical Device Directives, regulations and responsibilities as well as demonstrating a commitment to the safety and quality of medical devices.
ISO 13485 was written to support medical device manufacturers in designing quality management systems that establish and maintain the effectiveness of their processes. It ensures the consistent design, development, production, installation, and delivery of medical devices that are safe for their intended purpose.
ISO 14001 helps businesses of all sizes across all sectors make their day to day operations more sustainable. Sustainability can ultimately save money, improve brand reputation, engage employees and build resilience against uncertainty as well as the ability to rapidly adapt to change.
ISO 14001 standard provides guidance on how to consider multiple aspects of your business procurement, storage, distribution, product development, manufacturing, etc.- so that it reduces its impact on the environment.
It also drives you to evaluate how you manage emergency response, customer expectations, stakeholders and your relationships with your local community.
ISO 22301 is the international standard for business continuity management, and builds on the success of British Standard BS 25999 and other regional standards. It’s designed to protect your business from potential disruption. This includes extreme weather, fire, flood, natural disaster, theft, IT outage, staff illness or terrorist attack.
The ISO 22301 management system lets you identify threats relevant to your business and the critical business functions they could impact. And it allows you to put plans in place ahead of time to ensure your business doesn’t come to a standstill.
- Identify and manage current and future threats to your business
- Take a proactive approach to minimising the impact of incidents
- Keep critical functions up and running during times of crises
- Minimise downtime during incidents and improve recovery time
- Demonstrate resilience to customers, suppliers and for tender requests
ISO 9001 is the internationally recognised Quality Management System (QMS) standard that can benefit any size organisation. Designed to be a powerful business improvement tool, ISO 9001 Quality Management certification can help you to:
• Continually improve, streamline operations and reduce costs
• Win more business and compete in tenders
• Satisfy more customers
• Be more resilient and build a sustainable business
• Show you have strong corporate governance
• Work effectively with stakeholders and your supply chain
Internal Audits can be used across wide areas of operation to ensure that compliance to an agreed standard is being met, this could include:
- Management System Gap Analysis Auditing
- Management System Internal Auditing
- Workplace Safety Inspections
- Accident & Incident Investigation Audits
- Supply Chain Management Audits
Allowing you to keep moving your business forward in the knowledge you have taken pro-active & relative measures to help towards your continuous improvement plan.
OH&S Policy Preparation
Businesses with as few as 5 employees must have a written health and safety policy. Our management consultants can help you prepare your Occupational Health & Safety policy following best practice standards and will include areas such as:
The statement of general policy on health and safety at work
Which sets out your commitment to managing health and safety effectively, and what you want to achieve
The responsibility section
Which sets out who is responsible for specific actions
The arrangements section
Which contains the detail of what you are going to do in practice to achieve the aims set out in your statement of health and safety