Author Archives: Jodie Purser

Should your business commit for 10 years?

As a business, you commit to many different contracts, such as mobile phones and IT services, but would you want to commit to any of these for ten years? Probably not, as experience has taught us that today’s cutting edge technology is tomorrow’s museum piece. Of course, ISO management standards are far less likely to see the dramatic…


Phasing out the BS OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Management System

Are you currently running the BS OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Management System? If you are, you’re probably wondering how its discontinuation will affect you. Here’s a quick guide. The eagerly anticipated ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety Management System was released in March to replace BS OHSAS 18001. As with BS OHSAS 18001, the overall aim…


Are you still sweeping GDPR under the carpet?

Are you still sweeping GDPR under the carpet? If so, don’t be embarrassed, you’re not on your own. In March it was revealed that a large proportion of businesses were either only in the early stages of preparation or hadn’t even started. Whilst the ticking time bomb counted down to 25th May 2018, this was…


Certification vs Accredited Certification: So what’s the difference anyway?

There are many reasons why you may want to adopt a management system. You could increase your success in tenders, improve internal efficiency, reduce costs or simply prove to your potential customers that you are credible. The first step is to decide which route to take: Certification or Accredited Certification . We often get asked “What’s the difference…


Could you be our next Aleksandra Tsvetanova?

We recently received the sad news that Aleksandra Tsvetanova from our Client Services team will be leaving us. But what could possibly be better than working at ISO Quality Services? Well, Aleks has landed her dream role of Junior Occupational Psychologist at Blakebrook Group, so we can’t blame her for leaving. Aleks joined our team…