SA 8000 Certification Consultants

SA 8000 Certification

Social accountability of the work practices I a company is one of major factors that are the matter of concern for most of the companies nowadays. In order to have a positive image in the market as well as the stakeholders, the company must ensure that the practices and actions of the company are totally accountable and justifiable socially. In order to be completely socially accountable, the companies need to abide some of the regulation are developed by the regulatory authorities. The SA 8000 certification is an international standard certification that is used by companies for development of a common language for defining a common language which is used for measuring the social accountability by the businesses. The standard was originally developed by the social accountability international and. The SA Certificate can be obtained easily by any company regardless of its location, type of work and size. The only thing they have to do is to follow the guidelines of social accountability stated in the standard. The standard has been used as an effective tool the employers as well as the regulatory authorities for ensuring the most pleasant working environments for the workers.

The SA 8000 accreditation is meant to give a detailed system that complies with the standards of the ISO. The basic principles of SA 8000 contain the norms decided by the International Human rights commission. Additionally there are also norms included from the Universal Declaration of Human rights and international labor organization. During the SA certification process, the regulatory authorities evaluate the performance of the company in the following areas majorly that are Child labor in the company, health, and safety of employees, free association of the workers, disciplinary practices, working hours, forced labor, discrimination, and collective bargaining.

The Certification for SA 8000 is grated to the companies by the third party certifying bodies that are approved by the Social Accountability International.  Once the company fulfills all the SA 800 requirements, the company is evaluated for the compliance by the certifying agency and if found in compliance, the company is granted a certificate which is valid for three years. The time taken for the certification of the companies mainly depends on the time that the company takes to implement all the requirements for the certification.
SA 8000 Certification Consultants by State
Andaman and NicobarAndhra PradeshArunachal Pradesh
ChhattisgarhDadra & Nagar HaveliDaman and Diu
HaryanaHimachal PradeshJammu and Kashmir
LakshadweepMadhya PradeshMaharashtra
Tamil NaduTripuraUttar Pradesh
UttarakhandWest Bengal

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