Category: ISO 9001

21

May2012
Business continuity and disaster recovery planning is a key governance responsibility of all organisations. Sadly there are still many organisations that have not yet addressed the basics. It is the board of directors who are accountable for ensuring that an organisation has developed and tested its ... Read More

14

May2012
Douglas Stafford achieves international quality management standard. Douglas Stafford, a company whose services include mystery shopping, has attained ISO 9001:2008 in recognition of its quality management systems (QMS). The internationally recognised standard was achieved through Certification ... Read More

27

Feb2012
Defining what is meant by the word “Quality” goes back a long way. Even Plato and Socrates spent a lot of their time discussing and debating this elusive term and I think they would be very surprised to learn that it is still debated today! And yet given how much ... Read More

14

Feb2012
During the last year at Certification International Bulgaria, we have seen many companies moving towards the integration of their existing management systems, particularly ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 27001:2005. This is a welcomed opportunity as Certification ... Read More

19

Jan2012
With greater emphasis being given to Business Continuity Management (BCM) systems, it is important for companies to identify potential incidents that threaten their organisation and put in place relevant systems which safeguard the interests of key stakeholders. This can easily be achieved through certification to SS 540:2008 and BS 25999.... Read More

19

Dec2011
Sometimes, because we work in the field of quality, we tend to forget that there are times when quality fails. The reasons for quality failure can be enormously varied but it is rarely something simple and might need special management attention. Within many businesses there can ... Read More

12

Dec2011
MJ Church has gained certification for quality, environmental & health and safety standards through Certification International. MJ Church is a leading civil engineering, earthworks and waste management contractor operating throughout the South West of England and South Wales. The company achieved ISO ... Read More

03

Nov2011
Surrey Chauffeur UK Ltd has achieved certification to three important management standards through Certification International – a leader in the assessment and certification of international, national and industry standards. Surrey Chauffeur UK Ltd has 35 years experience in providing corporate and private clients with a dedicated ... Read More

26

Sep2011
Not so long ago careers seemed so straightforward. We found a job, went to work, undertook some training, did our job as well as we could and then we went home.  In those misty eyed nostalgic days we did not have to worry about corporate targets, annual assessments, metric-driven incentives ... Read More

12

Sep2011
There are few managers in organisations that do not recognise the importance of maintaining and improving quality. One of the perceived barriers to implementing quality processes though is the cost. When it comes to making decisions most managers will speak in terms of money so the ‘cost of quality’ is ... Read More