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ISO45003 is the ISO international standard for managing mental wellbeing in the workplace.
Its full title is "ISO 45003:2021 Occupational health and safety management - psychological health and safety at work - Guidelines for managing psychosocial risks."
The standard is based around ISO's normal "plan -> do -> check -> act" approach.
It provides a broad end-to-end framework that incorporates a risk based approach, so that it can be appropriately adapted for each individal organisation.
If you are familiar with the ISO standards, you will probably recognise the high level structure of the standard, which covers:
At a more detailed level, the ISO45003 psychological health and safety at work guidelines address:
This includes the nature of the organisation; relevant internal and external issues that need to be considered; the needs and expectations of workers and other relevant parties; and the scope of the psychosocial health and safety management system.
This section focuses on considerations around leadership and commitment; policy; organizational roles, responsibilities and authorities; and consultation and participation of workers.
This focuses on actions to address risks and opportunities; and objectives to address psychosocial risk.
This looks at resources; competence; awareness; communication and documented information
Focusing on operational planning and control; emergency preparedness and response; and rehabilitation and return to work
Covering processes for monitoring, measurement, analysis and performance evaluation; internal audit; and management review
Covering the evolution of operational controls, including incident, nonconformity and corrective actions, and continual improvement considerations.
As with all ISO standards, ISO45003 requires a rigorous approach to align your organisation with the guidelines.
When helping organisations to align with ISO45003, we typically:
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