The second version of the draft international standard ISO 45001, Standard for Occupational Safety and Health Management Systems, has been approved, moving the standard "another big step toward publication.
This September, ISO's PC283 committee will determine whether a final version is required. If not, the final standard is likely to be published in late 2017. If so, however, we can expect publication during the first quarter of 2018.
For further information about standard ISO 45001 read ISO briefing note.