Integration with Other Standards: How ISO 45003 Can Align with Other Management Systems
ISO 45003 is a standard created by the ISO to guide organisations in managing psychosocial risks in the workplace. These risks can include things like work-related stress, unmanageable workloads, and a poor organisational culture. The purpose of ISO 45003 certification is to deliver a framework to help businesses create work environments in which employees can […]
Energy Management in Specific Industries: How Is ISO 50001 Applied in Different Industries?
ISO 50001 is a standard that’s focused on energy efficiency. This internal standard gives your company a framework to establish, implement, maintain, and improve an Energy Management System (EnMS). Designed to help you manage your energy use more efficiently, it can be applied in a wide range of industries, ranging from manufacturing and healthcare to […]
What are the differences between third-party UKAS providers?
UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) is the national accreditation body for the United Kingdom. The organisation is responsible for assessing and accrediting organisations that offer certification, testing and inspection services. If a third-party provider wishes to achieve UKAS accreditation, it needs to undergo a stringent assessment process to show it is competent and compliant enough […]
The top 7 ISO myths busted
ISO (International Organisation for Standardisation) accreditation offers various benefits, ranging from improved processes to increased customer satisfaction. However, there are still some negative myths and misconceptions associated with it. Let’s delve into some of the biggest mistruths around ISO certification. Myth 1: ISO is only about meeting standards, not actual improvement Some sceptics believe that […]
What are the key ISO 50001 requirements?
ISO 50001 certification offers a framework and guidelines for organisations to establish, implement, maintain and improve their energy performance and efficiency. It is designed to help these organisations to identify energy-saving opportunities, set objectives and targets for energy performance improvement, and implement action plans that allow them to achieve these goals. Let’s take a look […]
What are the benefits of internal audits?
There are many good reasons for having internal audits carried out once you’ve implemented your management system. These audits can help you improve in various areas, making your business more effective and giving you more control. Check for efficiency and compliance An internal audit is a process which is carried out to test the efficiency […]
Win the trust of customers with BRC packaging materials issue 6
BRC Packaging Materials issue 6 certification is focused on food safety and quality material management within the packaging materials sector. The purpose of the certification is to ensure that packaging materials manufacturers are meeting the strict standards and guidelines set out by the British Retail Consortium (BRC). This certification allows you to show your commitment […]
What You Need to Know About BRC Packaging Materials Issue 6
The hygiene and safety of food products is important throughout the production process but does not end there, it also applies to the way and materials that it is stored, packaged and distributed in. Here we discuss BRC Packaging Materials Issue 6, what it is and how certification to this standard can benefit packaging manufacturers. […]
Optimise your food management system with ISO 22001
If you’re responsible for managing food, it’s vital to ensure the safety of your products. Unsafe food can be incredibly dangerous and can make your customers seriously ill. ISO 22001 is designed to help you optimise the standards of your food management processes and control hazards. Complying with this framework provides valuable reassurance across your […]
A guide to ISO 45003
If you think your business could be doing more to promote and maintain good psychological health in the workplace, you may wish to consider achieving ISO 45003 certification. ISO 45003 is a new global standard which has been designed to help organisations to improve work-related mental health. Statistics aBout mental health and the workplace According […]