AENOR Certificate in Universal Accesibility

Certificado AENOR en Gestión de Emergencias

ALSA has obteined the AENOR Certification according to the UNE 17000 Regulation for Universal Accesibilty Managemenr Sistem in the following routes:

  • Madrid-Granada
  • Madrid-Guadalajara
  • Almería-Murcia
  • Granada-Aeropuerto de Granada

The adoption of this Regulation and it´s certification shows ALSA’s social commitment with equal rights and oportunities for all people, regardless their of their habilitéis.

To make it easier for any user to acces transport services in these routes, ALSA has adapted the following spaces and services:

  • The vehicles of it fleet assigned to the services of these routes.
  • The information of the services provided by the company, by any its channel enabled for this.
  • The parchase of the tickets, according to the avaiable channels, assgned by ALSA for each transport line.
  • The provision of the transport service itself The customer service (claims, suggestions, complaints…)

AENOR Certificate of Passenger Public Transport Services

Certificado AENOR en Gestión de Emergencias

When certifying its services according to UNE-EN 13816 Standard for Public Passenger Transport, ALSA assumes a commitment to quality in the provision of its national and international passenger transport services in order to meet the expectations of its customers.

This commitment to quality is assumed in eight areas: time, comfort, information, accessibility, security, service offered, customer service and environmental impact.

CSEEA-INSIA Certificate in Road Safety

Certificado AENOR en Gestión de Emergencias

The University Institute of Automobile Researche (INSIA) is a Research Institute of the Polytechnic University of Madrid, attached to the Higher Technical School of Industrial Engineers and integrated into the Scientific and Technological Park of the UPM.

CSEAA is a Safety Certification System for Bus and Coach Companies based on a methodology developed and validated by INSIA, which has been developed with the collaboration of a large group of experts in Driver Training, Bus Engineering, Maintenance, Bus Operation and Security Systems Management. At present, it is a unique methodology in Spain and Europe.

This certification:

  • It is a tool for the evaluation of security in companies.
  • It offers Administrations and users a way to quantify the level of security, considering realistic, measurable parameters that are easy to interpret and use.
  • Detects strengths and weaknesses in the road safety management system

AENOR Certificate in Emergency Management

Certificado AENOR en Gestión de Emergencias

ALSA has obtained a new quality certificate in its service: this time it is the AENOR Certificate in Emergency Management. This certificate rewards the importance of an effective response to the consequences of natural disasters, unintended or deliberate incidents or an accident in our case, and to improve the capacity to respond appropriately to the needs of affected.

This UNE-ISO 22320: 2013 certification collects the best global practices for establishing order and organizational control of structures and procedures, decision making, traceability and information management.

ALSA thus joins the organizations that have implemented an Emergency Management in their organization according to UNE-ISO 22320 and with it we have achieved:

  • Develop and improve our capabilities in all types of emergency response of any dimension, whether from an incident, crisis, activity interruption, disaster or accident.
  • Ensure the information is truthful and reliable, as data and information management processes are established.
  • Minimize misunderstandings by establishing a basis for coordination and cooperation between the parties involved.
  • More efficient management of shared resources.

AENOR Certificate in Service Charts

Certificado AENOR en Gestión de Emergencias

ALSA has the AENOR Certification according to the UNE 93200 Standard of Service Charts in the following routes:

  • Madrid-Guadalajara
  • Almería-Murcia
  • Granada-Granada Airport
  • Fraga-Lleida

Service Charts are one of the most used tools by organizations to communicate their services to their users and the commitments they assume accordingly.

The objective of the UNE 93200 Standard is to specify the minimum requirements of the content and the process of preparation, monitoring and review of the Service Charts. Compliance with this Standard ensures that Letters of Service do not become mere declarations of intent, forgetting their true meaning of assuming quality commitments that meet the expectations of users.

EFR (Corporate Social Responsibility): Principles, Values and Advantages

Corporate Social Responsibility SealALSA has been accredited as a company with Corporate Social Responsibility since 2013.

Having Corporate Social Responsibility officially recognises organizations that have a management model that supports a balance between business, work and family through the implementation of measures and policies.

From an employee perspective, the policy framework significantly values the possibility of having a certain flexibility and support, to achieve a greater balance between work and home responsibilities, even though sometimes there may be a conflict of interests.

The EFR award supports with the following benefits:

  • It allows us to understand the current situation by speaking to those to whom it directly interests (the managers, the employees).
  • It allows us to implement a model to regulate policies in order to balance work and home, equality of opportunities and diversity in the workplace.
  • With the implementation of this model, we begin a process of continuous improvement that allows our organisation to advance in the development of new policies in this area.

AENOR Certificate in Quality Management Systems

Thanks to the implementation of a Quality Management System according to the UNE-EN ISO 9001 standard, ALSA demonstrates its ability to consistently provide services that meet the customer's requirements and the applicable regulations.

This certification allows ALSA, in addition:

  • Do right by their customers and users who increasingly value certified suppliers
  • Increase the possibility of expanding internationally
  • Generate greater trust between suppliers and customers.

AENOR Certificate in Emergency Management

AENOR Certificate in Emergency Management

ALSA has obtained a new quality certificate in its service: this time it is the AENOR Certificate in Emergency Management. This certificate rewards the importance of an effective response to the consequences of natural disasters, unintended or deliberate incidents or an accident in our case, and to improve the capacity to respond appropriately to the needs of affected.

This UNE-ISO 22320: 2013 certification collects the best global practices for establishing order and organizational control of structures and procedures, decision making, traceability and information management.

ALSA thus joins the organizations that have implemented an Emergency Management in their organization according to UNE-ISO 22320 and with it we have achieved:

  • Develop and improve our capabilities in all types of emergency response of any dimension, whether from an incident, crisis, activity interruption, disaster or accident.
  • Ensure the information is truthful and reliable, as data and information management processes are established.
  • Minimize misunderstandings by establishing a basis for coordination and cooperation between the parties involved.
  • More efficient management of shared resources.

AENOR Certified Healthy Company

AENOR Certified Healthy CompanyALSA has obtained a new quality certificate in its service: AENOR Healthy Company. AENOR, together with the European Institute of Health and Social Welfare and the Society of Prevention of Fremap, have developed this Healthy Business Model.

The model sets the requirements for a management system for organizations committed to existing international health business principles and recommendations that want to promote and continuously protect health, safety and the well-being of workers and the sustainability of the work environment.

The Healthy Business model allows:

  • Improve the health, well-being and safety of employees in a sustainable way.
  • Reduce accidents and illnesses on an ongoing basis.
  • Systematize the key aspects of healthy work environments (physical and psychosocial environment, health resources and community involvement in the community).
  • Facilitates legal compliance.
  • Improve the company image.
  • Facilitates compliance with customer requirements.
  • Enhances the company's competitive edge.
  • Enables integration with other systems.
  • Enhance employee motivation.

EFQM European Excellence Award

EFQM European Excellence AwardAs part of ALSA’s business strategy in the last few years, understanding our client and adapting our services to suit their needs has become the primary objective of the company’s daily activities. For this reason and to ensure the continual improvement of our policies, regulations and standardization and the integration of such, ALSA has received the award of EFQM European Excellence, with more than 400 points. This award socially recognises business management of excellence.

In Spain currently only 350 businesses have received this award, and ALSA is the first to receive the European Excellence award within the public transport sector.