Tag Archives: management

Everybody needs a holiday!

Many senior managers and indeed employees appreciate the need for a good work-life balance but ultimately see it as being very idealistic. The pressures placed on them often mean that they feel that they can’t afford to take a break from work but how does this impact both them and the organisation in the long…


What is ISO 9001?

The leading quality management system used by organisations around the world is the ISO 9000 suite. There are several sub-specialities under this umbrella but ISO 9001 is probably the most well-known. It lays out the principles and requirements of a quality management system and is used by over one million companies and organisations in over…


New ISO Certification Promises Change in the Workplace

Over fifty countries have contributed to the new ISO standard for occupational health and safety management, an ISO certification that is soon to be published. Currently undergoing the strict review process, this will be available nationally to companies who wish to show employees, clients and customers their commitment to health and safety. Although the publication date…


Training kicks risks into touch!

ISO Quality Services has held another Risk Assessment training Course with great success! The delegates were put through their paces identifying certain risks and knowing how to define health and safety law. The course covers the below topics: Concepts of risk and hazard. Concepts of a safe work environment. Hazard identification and differentiation between hazard…


The Media Makes Compliance in Care Homes Harder

At the moment there is a lot of focus on care homes as programmes such as Panorama have uncovered the cruelty behind closed doors. The trust of the British public is damaged and unfortunately every care home has been tarred with the same brush. Even those that practice good standards and deliver excellent customer care…