Tag: Global


The timetable for the publication of ISO 45001, the new international health & safety standard set to replace OHSAS 18001:2007, looks to have been extended again, this time to December 2017, eighteen months after the originally planned publication date.  An ... Read More


ISO/IEC 27001:2005 (which is better known as ISO 27001) stemmed from the British Standard BS7799-2 and is the best practice specification that helps businesses across the world to develop a best-in-class Information Security Management System (ISMS). The standard was originally published jointly by the International Security Office (ISO) and the ... Read More


CHI Fire Solutions has become one of the first independent fire companies in the UK to achieve certification to ISO 14001:2004 for its environmental management system. The Northampton-based fire protection specialist also achieved certification to ISO 9001:2008 for its quality management systems. Both standards were awarded by UKAS accredited certification body ... Read More


It has been interesting to note that since the beginning of 2012 Certification International has witnessed increased demand for ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007 certification, particularly in the civil engineering and recycling sectors. We’ve issued certificates to companies such as MJ Church, Powerday Plc, Britannia Crest Waste Recycling ... Read More


Recycling and waste solutions provider Powerday has successful attained certification for three important business standards: ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007. The standards were awarded by Certification International, and recognise the London-based company’s commitment to ensuring quality, environmental and occupational health and safety management systems are in operation. Jim ... Read More


My last blog gave a brief overview of the recent UNIDO/ISO/IAF study of ISO 9001 across a number of Asian economies. In this blog I want to continue that theme but look at the main findings from the study and what we can learn from them. The objectives of the study ... Read More


A recent survey covering quality management system development, certification, accreditation and economic benefits has made some key findings which once again demonstrate the importance of well structured quality management systems. ISO 9000 deals with the fundamentals of quality management systems including the eight management principles on ... Read More


Rise in number of companies achieving ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001, says Certification International. More companies from the civil engineering and recycling sectors are achieving certification to internationally recognised quality, environmental and health and safety standards, according to Certification International. Since the beginning of the ... Read More


Managing quality is something that is crucial for corporate success in an increasingly competitive marketplace. ISO 9001 is increasingly recognised as one of the most important international standards as it provides a framework for companies to develop and implement their own quality-management systems. It provides ... Read More


A team from Certification International has raised nearly £1,000 for cancer research by taking part in the Race for Life. Taking part in the 5km event, to raise money for Cancer Research UK, at Lydiard Park on ... Read More