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Risky Business: Adopting Risk-based thinking

Why adopt Risk-based thinking? Towards the end of 2015, the ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards saw fundamental upgrades to their management systems. One of the biggest areas of focus was a change towards risk-based thinking. Taking a more pro-active stance on risk is now a big part towards complying to new versions of the standards. It is not a new philosophy…


ISO Quality Services February 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to the ISO Quality Services Ltd February 2015 Newsletter, we hope that you are having a great month! So far this month we have seen England beat Wales in the Rugby, SKY paid £5.14bn to show Premier League football and HSBC allegedly helping clients evade tax. What’s in this issue? Congratulations to our Newly Certificated Clients ‘Business as usual’ is not always the safest path UK Firms not heeding Cyber Attack advice Report ALL accidents and near misses! Eight reasons management review meetings under-perform SME’s should take advantage of the lack of trust Tender Process, Quality Manager and Environmental Manager Training available NOW! Be part of our LinkedIn community Networking events in February – March 2015 Refer a friend Congratulations to our Newly…


Business Continuity – Could your business cope should the worst happen?

Business continuity is defined as the ability of an organisation to continue the delivery of its products/services to a minimum desired level following a major disruptive incident. Such disruptive incidents can affect businesses of any size or type and can include any of the following: A computer virus attacking your server, Bad weather (E.g. Flooding),…


The revision is coming for the BS OHSAS 18001

The BS OHSAS 18001:2007 Health and Safety management system is a systematic and process driven approach to controlling and monitoring risks that can arise from the company’s day to day activities. This system is proven to enable the business to be pro-active rather then re-active, therefore more effectively protecting the health and welfare of your workforce on an on-going basis. Did you know? 26.4 million working days were lost…


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…