The audit is carried out as per IS 14489 :1998 on “Code of Practice on Occupational Safety & Health Audit” to check the compliance with the Factories Act, 1948 and Rules for respective states, The Environmental Protection Act & Rules, the CEA Regulations, the  Explosives Act & Rules and other important Indian Statutory requirements and Standards.

Elements of IS-14489 Safety Audit:

Occupational Health & Safety Policy Electrical & Personal Safeguarding
OS&H Organizational set up Material Handling Equipment
Education & Training Ventilation, Illumination and noise
Employees participation in OS&H Management Prevention of occupational diseases including periodic medical examination
Motivational & promotional measures for OS&H Safe Operating Procedures
Safety Manuals and Rules Work Permit Systems
Compliance with Statutory requirements Fire Prevention, Protection  & Fighting Systems
New Equipment review and Inspection Emergency Preparedness Plans (Onsite/Offsite)
Accident reporting analysis, investigation, implementations and recommendations Process Plant modification procedure
Risk Assessment including Hazard Identification Transportation of Hazardous substances
Safety Inspections Hazardous waste treatment & disposal
Health & Safety improvement plan/targets Safety in storage and warehousing
First aid facilities- Occupational health center Contractor safety systems
Personal Protective Equipment Safety for Customers (including MSDS)
Housekeeping Machine & General area guarding