Introducing ISO 14001 into your business can be a smart move for many reasons. Learn more about the benefits of the ISO 14001 environmental management standard.
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When you decide to implement an ISO 14001 environmental management system or EMS in your business, many questions may come into your mind concerning the process. One of these will surely concern the timing of the implementation and how long it will take to implement ISO 14001.
ISO 27001 is the information security management standard used the world over by assorted businesses, companies, and organisations. The standards main purpose is to help organisations keep their information assets secure and a key part of its framework is the creation of an information security policy for the business that implements ISO 27001.
If you’re focusing on ISO 9001 purely as a quality management system, you could be missing an important trick. That’s not to say you’re incorrect, but it only covers the basics. Drilling down into the various segments that form part of ISO 9001 reveals it can help your business make more money, too.
So – you have decided to implement an ISO management standard. Whether you’re implementing one of the popular standards like ISO 9001 for quality management or a more specialist one like ISO 13485 dealing with medical devices you can rest assured that the benefits you’ll get will make it all worthwhile.
BS OHSAS 18001 is an occupational health and safety management system designed for use in all kinds of workplaces. Published in 1999, this popular British Standard was originally developed to protect the safety of workers by providing a framework that would ensure businesses adopting the standard would meet all minimum health and safety requirements expected of them.
Quality assurance – it’s a phrase that tends to elicit groans from some, and it’s easy to see why. However, if you intend to develop a new product or service for your target audience, quality assurance or QA should be one of the most important elements of the development and production process that you consider.
You will only know how well your management systems are operating if you conduct an internal audit to determine if they are being used efficiently and what benefits you get from operating them. The results of the audit will do one of two things …