Summary

Integrating an environmental management system with another compatible management system is a relatively simple task and can reduce the ongoing maintenance and administration involved significantly. A manual which combines ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 or 45001 is normally only around 20% bigger than a single manual would be and the combined documentation, including forms, records, etc is reduced by about 40%.

Sharing many of the routine tasks, such as internal audits, objectives and targets, document control, record management and management review greatly reduces the resources and the time needed to complete the tasks.

In Practice

Definition of an Integrated Management System

Management systems share similar concepts and frameworks, eg:

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