What is SA 8000 Certification?
The SA 8000 is an international standard that sets out the requirements for a company’s social accountability practices. It was established in 1997 by the Social Accountability International, a non-profit organization. Certification to SA 8000 demonstrates that your company has implemented social accountability measures in its operations and processes. By achieving this certification, you can show that your company is committed to protecting the rights of workers and promoting their welfare.
Why Get SA 8000 Certification in Bahrain?
The SA 8000 certification is important for companies because it helps them to demonstrate their commitment to social responsibility. In today’s business environment, consumers and other stakeholders are increasingly interested in knowing whether the products they buy or the services they use are produced in an ethical and responsible manner.
Certification to SA 8000 can help your company to show that it meets these expectations and upholds high standards of social accountability. Additionally, businesses that are certified to SA 8000 tend to be more competitive as they enjoy a reputation for ethical practices and compliance with international standards.
Benefits of SA 8000 Certification in Bahrain
- It helps businesses to protect and respect the rights of their workers
- It improves communication and understanding between management and workers
- It reduces turnover and absenteeism and improves motivation and productivity
- It increases customer satisfaction through improved product quality
- It creates a competitive advantage by differentiating your business from others
- It demonstrates your commitment to social responsibility and ethical business practices
- It provides a structured approach to monitoring and improving your business performance
Which Organizations Can Apply?
Any organization that wishes to improve its social accountability practices can apply for SA 8000 certification. Such as:
- Manufacturing companies
- Service providers
- Government agencies
- Educational institutions
SA 8000 Certification Process in Bahrain Through IAS
- Contact IAS and apply for the SA 8000 certification
- You will then have to fill out an application form and submit it along with all relevant documents for review by our team of auditors.
- We will review the documents and assess your company’s readiness for certification.
- A team of auditors will then visit your facility to verify that your operations conform to the required standards. You will be assessed against a range of social accountability criteria, including employee welfare, working conditions, labor policies, and health and safety practices.
- If you pass the audit successfully, you will receive certification from IAS
Get SA 8000 Certified in Bahrain Via IAS
If you are looking to get your company certified to SA 8000 in Bahrain, IAS is the right choice for you. We are a leading certification body with over 20 years of experience. We have a team of experts who are knowledgeable about the requirements of the SA 8000 standard and can provide you with all the assistance to improve your social accountability practices and achieve certification.
Contact us today to learn more about how we can help your business to obtain SA 8000 certification in Bahrain.