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New accreditations December 2017

04-01-2018

The table below gives an overview of the new RvA accreditations in 2017. For more information on the accreditation or the organisation, please refer to the list with all accredited bodies.

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Publication new explanatory document T048 concerning the migration from BS OHSAS 18001:2007 to ISO 45001:2018

03-01-2018

Explanatory document RvA-T048 sets out details of how the RvA deals with the migration from BS OHSAS 18001:2007 to ISO 45001:2018.

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Publication new version of SAP-C006 concerning certification of occupational health and safety management systems (OH&SMS) in accordance with BS OHSAS 18001 and ISO 45001

03-01-2018

Specific Accreditation Protocol C006 contains a brief description for the accreditation of occupational health and safety management systems certification in accordance with BS OHSAS 18001 and ISO 45001.
This SAP serves as a practical supplement to RvA Policy Rule BR002.

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Publication new explanatory document T047 concerning the implementation of EN ISO 17034:2016 (Dutch).

19-12-2017

Explanatory document RvA-T047 sets out details of how the RvA deals with the implementation of EN ISO 17034:2016 "General requirements for the competence of reference material producers".

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Publication new version of explanatory document T043 concerning the assessment of notified bodies (Dutch).

19-12-2017

This explanatory document describes the RvA policy and practices concerning the assessment of Notified Bodies based on European Directives/Regulations.

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Peer Evaluator Refresher Trainings at the RvA

19-12-2017

December 6-7 and 14-15, RvA hosted two Refresher Workshops for Peer Evaluation Team Leaders and Team members focused on the new ISO/IEC 17011:2017 and related harmonisation issues.

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Publication new version of explanatory document T040 concerning shadow assessments (Dutch).

18-12-2017

Explanatory document RvA-T040 sets out details of how the RvA deals with shadow assessments.

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