Annual audit for compliance with three international standards conducted at UAB Juodeliai

The annual audit for the compliance of UAB Juodeliai with three international standards was conducted on 12–13 August. The aim of the audit was to establish whether the company still complies with the requirements of the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System, ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management System, and OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational Health and Safety Management System.

The audit was conducted by Bureau Veritas. This year, major focus was on the production, supply and procurements processes of the wood processing company UAB Juodeliai. The auditors assessed whether the company managed to efficiently achieve its objectives and implement target measures and whether it is capable of implementing its policies and complying with the set standards. No non-compliances were established during the audit and only a few recommendations were received on how to improve existing processes and continue successful operation.

The auditors named the following as the strengths of UAB Juodeliai:

  • the management’s attitude towards, and dedication to quality, environmental protection, and occupational health and safety;
  • explanations to all employees of the importance of understanding the needs of customers;
  • management of managing (and other) staff competences;
  • system development;
  • identification of legal requirements and their application in operation management;
  • the good reputation of the company in the market.