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HACCP - Food Safety Management

 
Today consumers are aware of the dangers of eating unsafe food.

Requirements from private consumers or retail chains and especially European & American and other retail chains, require implementing food safety management systems. Effective implementation ensures that organization has done its best to reduce the possibility people will be harmed by the products it supplies.

HACCP is a system that focuses on risk prevention by process analysis, identifying possible hazard, and defining control points to prevent unsafe products from reaching market.


The standards institution of Israel also certifies the following services:

 


The Standards Institution of Israel cooperates with the American NSF for the HACCP standard and in cooperation with the ISACert Company for ISO 22000. It is recommended, as part of the certification process, to also incorporate a Quality Management System (according to requirements for SI ISO 9001) in the organization.
 

Certification for Food Safety Management System will enable the organization to:

  • Identify and manage hazards for safety in food.
  • Consistently and methodically define handling and preventive processes.
  • Comply with relevant legal requirements and standards.
  • Reduce costs over lost materials and recalls.
  • Drive ongoing processes for improvement (even beyond basic compliance to the requirements).
  • Transition to effective and efficient work processes.
  • Assure customers and stakeholders that the organization places high priority on ensuring Food Safety.

Auditors from the Standards Institution of Israel will assist you in verifying that the organization’s Food Safety Management system meets the requirements and what points need improvement art various levels. The organization must conduct HACCP research, and identify, maintain and meet the requirements of the relevant legal and standards.

The path to certification

Certification is done after implementation of an intra-organizational process, in which the organization’s food safety management system, per the standard requirements, is successfully implemented. In order to start the process, it is recommended to purchase the standard at the Standards Institution information center, to learn the requirements and to participate in appropriate training. Additionally, consultants that specialize in food safety can be used. XT Standards Institution of Israel can conduct a preliminary audit to identify GAPS.
The process should be seen as an opportunity for improvement by a team from the organization that will receive support and involvement of management. At the end of the process, auditors of the Standards Institution of Israel, that are independent, will perform the certifying audit that confirms that the organization’s food safety system is appropriate.

Required Steps



The Client The Standards Institution of Israel
Registration with Standards Institution and ISACert Sending a bid that includes: checking procedures and Stage 1 Audit, Stage 2 Audit, annual handling fees, certificate fees and a report
Written Approval /paying of the bid The Standards Institution notifies ISACert that registration was OKed
Coordinating and performing an audit in the organization Performing audit checking compliance with BRC. Posting the report to the SAM website
Receiving findings regarding discrepancies found within required time period including root causes
Review of corrective activities and approving it,
technical review, review by certifying body (ISACert) and approval within required time period
 
Signing oversight agreement (for follow-up audits) Sending signed agreement to client along with BRC certificates from ISACert

The Standards Institution of Israel – the right choice for you

  • The Standards Institution of Israel has a long standing reputation in quality and professionalism.
  • Our people are among the leading professional experts in the field of quality, having experience and are familiar with client needs.
  • The Standards Institution of Israel is the largest certification body in Israel.
  • The Standards Institution of Israel is the exclusive representative in Israel of the accreditated booies ISACert that is authorized to give BRC Certification.
  • The Standards Institution of Israel provides a range of services under one roof: Certification (singly or combined), various laboratory tests and a training center.
  • The Standards Institution of Israel is a member of international Standards Committees and has cooperation agreements with leading entities around the world.
  • The Standards Institution of Israel is Israel’s representative in the IQNet network that incorporates Certification Bodies (C.B) from around the world.

Contacts

For information:
Mr. Avi Meltz
Mobile: ++972-52-2912570
Fax:++972-3-6461011
E-mail: maltz_a@sii.org.il




 

For Registration:

Mrs. Ofir Haviv
Email: ofir_as@sii.org.il
Tel : 03-6467832 
Fax: 03-6461011