Garage label

Label for proficiency in environmental protection, quality and safety based on ISO 14024

Incentive

The garage label can be obtained by any company which sells and services cars and commercial vehicles as its main line of business. The garage label therefore serves to distinguish those in the car and commercial vehicle business who have management systems in place to enable them to make an active contribution to environmental protection and who are generally proactive in representing the interests of their stakeholders.

Outcome

The garage label means sound legal protection and performance enhancements for the company in environmental and economic terms, and guarantees that there is an awareness of stock flow and that contingency plans and risk assessment process are in place.

Target groups

All garages which service and sell cars and commercial vehicles as their main line of business. Garages and repair workshops which want to conduct a systematic check of their adherence to all environmental regulations, which strive to meet further environmental and quality targets, and which comply with the health and safety requirements.

Validity

Garage label certifications are valid for 3 years. There are annual checks requiring owners to declare their performance.

Recognition

The SQS certificate of conformity with Garage label has national recognition.

Combinations

The garage label is compatible with ISO 9001 (quality management), ISO 14001 (environmental management) and OHSAS 18001 (occupational health and safety assessment series).

Peter Suter