Occupational Hygiene Audits
Audits are systematic critical analyses of the quality of occupational hygiene systems and practices.
The audit cycle involves a process of repeating cycles of testing which result in progressive improvement and assurance of quality:
Whatever occupational health management system is being followed the general pattern above will apply.
The Occupational Hygiene Section can carry out a formal occupational health audit which will highlight the gaps between the practices being followed and the standards laid down or expected. Possible actions to rectify these shortcomings will be recommended.