Membership & Accreditation

Membership & Accreditation

JAS- ANZ is the Government ´┐Żappointed accreditation body for Australia and New Zealand responsible for providing accreditation of conformity assessment bodies (CABs) in the fields of certification and inspection. JAS-ANZ is a founding member of IAF and a signatory to the IAF MLAs for quality management systems, environmental management.

VIFSM is a member of Occupational Health & Safety Assessment Series.OHSAS 18001 is an Occupation Health and Safety Assessment Series for health and safety management systems. It is intended to help an organizations to control occupational health and safety risks. It was devloped in response to widespread demand for a recognized standard against which to be certified and assessed.

OHSAS 18001 was created via a concerted effort from a number of the worlds leading national standards bodies, certification bodies, and specialist consultancies(National Standards Authority of Ireland,Standards Australia, South African Bureau of Standards,British Standards Institution ,Bureau Veritas Quality                                              International, Det Norske Veritas,Lloyds Register Quality Assurance,National Quality Assurance, SFS Certification etc.).

VIFSM is a member of Fire & Safety Association of India.FSAI representing the Fire Protection, Life Safety, Security, Building Automation, Loss Prevention and Risk Management domains.FSAI aims to work closely with the Government and all other stakeholders to enable the Indian fire and security industry to reach global pre-eminence with better regulatory framework.

VIFSM is a member of NSC, India. National Safety Council (NSC) was set up by the Ministry of Labour, Government of India (GOI) on 4th March, 1966 to generate, develop and sustain a voluntary movement on Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) at the national level. It is an apex nonprofit making, tripartite body, registered under the Societies Registration Act 1860 and the Bombay Public Trust Act 1950.

VIFSM is a member of IOSH.The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) is a British organisation for health and safety professionals.The Institution is an independent, not-for-profit organisation, originally called the Institution of Industrial Safety Officers when formed in 1953.Prior to this it was division of RoSPA from 1945.

In 2011 along with other Health and Safety bodies in the UK, IOSH developed the Occupational Safety & Health Consultants Register (OSHCR),[3] to raise awareness                                                   and promote the use of certified health and safety consultants in the workplace.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is an agency of the United States Department of Labor. Congress established the agency under the Occupational Safety and Health Act, which President Richard M. Nixon signed into law on December 29, 1970. OSHA's mission is to "assure safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, outreach, education and assistance".

VIFSM is a member of National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health.NEBOSH (National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health) is a UK-based independent examination board delivering vocational qualifications in health, safety & environmental practice and management.

It was founded in 1979 and has charitable status. NEBOSH offers a range of qualifications from introductory to professional level. Around 180,000 people worldwide hold a NEBOSH qualification.NEBOSH is an awarding body approved by Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) Accreditation, which has a UK-wide regulatory remit.