What you can Expect in a Sedex Audit
As a manufacturer going to face a Full initial Sedex/SMETA 2 Pillar audit ca, you can expect the following:- This list is not comprehensive - But this is broadly what you can expect
- Auditor Will conduct a opening Meeting
- Auditor will interview the management
- Auditor will interview workers
- Auditor will Review worker contracts
- Auditor expects all Legal compliance and permissions
- Auditor will review payroll and wage records
- Auditor expects a Health and safety Risk assessment - and action taken to reduce risks
- Auditor will take a factory tour - his basic focus would be health and safety of workers
Sedex Audit preparation
The Self Assessment provided by the Sedex is a great point to start with your Sededx Audit preparation - Also this Sedex Audit checklist- Nonexhaustive can be a good reference point to start your SMETA audit preparation.
Please note that This is not a exhaustive checklist - This is not what limits a SMETA auditor- He may ask other documents .