Audit of quality, environmenal, and occupational health and safety management systems

On 19 September 2011, UAB Juodeliai was certified according to three international management standards: ISO 9001:2008 quality management system standard, ISO 14001:2004 environmental management system standard, and OHSAS 18001:2007 occupational health and safety management system standard. This management system requires yearly audits. The purpose of the audits is to check whether the company’s system complies with the requirements of the management system standards after one year, whether the organisation has successfully implemented schedules measures, and whether the company is still able to implement its policies and achieve its objectives.

During the audit that was conducted in the last week of summer, the production facilities and the main office of UAB Juodeliai, as well as the main processes taking place there and the documents used in activities were audited.

The auditors named the following strengths of the management system of UAB Juodeliai:

  • appropriate attitude towards, and dedication of the managers to quality, environmental protection, and occupational health and safety;
  • identification and understanding of the needs of clients and familiarisation of personnel with these needs; and
  • development and improvement of the system.

No non-compliances were established during the audit, and the auditors presented some comments and recommendations on how the work of the company could be improved and further developed.