What is Social Accountability (SEDEX, SA8000, WRAP, BSCI) or SA 8000 Certification?

SA 8000 Certification is a standard that helps companies or organizations to create, maintain and apply practices that is globally accepted. This certification is given to those accredited organizations that integrates and maintains it to management system. The idea of this standard is formulated through international human rights law.

The Importance and Advantages of SA 8000 Certification

Being a SA 8000 Certified company will orient you with different laws such as:

  • Child labor
  • Compulsory or Forced labor
  • Health and safety
  • Right to Collective Bargaining
  • Freedom of Association
  • Discrimination
  • Disciplinary Practices
  • Working hours and overtime
  • Remuneration

Standards of SA 8000 Certification

We offer to our clients our effective and well devised consultancy services for meeting the social compliance’s. Some of the areas covered by us include:

  • Social accountability (SA) 8000 certificate.
  • WRAP (Worldwide responsible apparel production).
  • BSCI (Business social compliance initiative).
  • AVE (AuBenhandelsvereinigung des Deutschen Einzelhandels c.v).
  • SEDEX Certification (SMETA The Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit)

The requirements revolve around few principles such as Prevention of Child Labour, Forced Labour, Working hours, Remuneration, Customs, Security, Environment, Health and Safety, Harassment, Disciplinary practices and Management System.

Top Companies and Organizations with SA 8000 Certification

Our Social Certification can be offered at Hospet, Sservices himoga, Goa, Cochi, Calicut, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mangalore, Hubli, Dharwad, Davangere, Bidar, Belgaum, Kundapur, Udipi, Kasargod, Karkala, Mudhol, Bellary or any part of India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Madagascar, Mauritius.

GQS Social Certification : Consultancy and Assistance

GQS consultants can help you with the complete SA 8000 Certification process from documentation, implementation, trainings, internal audits and right certification body.

For training schedules, visit our Lead Auditor Training Page. We offer our service on the following countries/cities below:

India | Bangalore | Chennai | Goa | Mangalore | Pune | Mumbai | Delhi | Vapi | Indore | Hubli | Belgaum | Hyderabad

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