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    Case study: Efinity Labs

    When the pandemic hit, Efinity Labs threw itself into sanitiser production. With a new product and new processes, the time was right to take quality to the next level with ISO 9001.

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    What are the 10 most common Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) non-conformances found by ISO 45001?

    If you're looking for advice on how to best apply the guiding principles of ISO 45001, our top 10 non-conformances could help you identify where improvements could be made.

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    What cyber-attacks are businesses facing in 2021?

    The past year has shown that cyber-attacks are on the increase – and they’re gaining in sophistication too. So, what kinds of attacks are on the rise, and what can businesses do to defend themselves?

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    What are the 10 most common non-conformances identified at an annual ISO 27001 surveillance audit?

    Typical non-conformance can help you to identify where you could make improvements to your own processes and procedures to ensure you're getting the very best out of your ISO. Here is our ISO 27001 top 10.

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    What are the 10 most common environmental non-conformances identified by ISO 14001?

    With the reduction of environmental impact an on-going hot topic, we've identified the top 10 non-conformances our customers identified through their ISO 14001 Certification.

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    5 things businesses need to do to survive the next pandemic

    There’s light at the end of the COVID-19 tunnel, but what can businesses do to make sure they’re on the front foot if another pandemic takes the world by storm?

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    How could ISO 9001 help to improve my business?

    Although all businesses try their best to avoid errors and issues that impact their business, it's common knowledge that this is notoriously hard to achieve. So how can a ISO 9001 compliant Management System help? Here's our 10 ten.

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    Under attack: how ready are SMEs for a cyber-attack?

    The rapid switch to remote working turned business cyber security on its head. But how prepared are SMEs for a cyber-attack, and how strong are their defences? To find out, we went and asked them.

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    How do sole traders carry out a management review?

    Management reviews are an essential part of ISO maintenance – but how do you carry them out if you are the only one in your business? Read on to find out.

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    How can construction companies help in the Race to Zero?

    The Race to Zero is on, and every industry needs to do its bit to cut our carbon emissions. But what can construction companies do to shrink their footprint, and how can ISO 14001 help?

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    What is a QMS?

    Read on to find out what a QMS is, what it does and what benefits it can bring to any organisation, large or small.

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    Case study: How Copart UK improved its continuity planning

    Copart UK wanted to enhance their services and provide reassurance to clients in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read on to find out how QMS’ Business Continuity Solution helped them to develop a robust plan and set them on the course for ISO 22301.

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    The new ISO 20252:2019 for market research you can trust

    Show your clients that you take consistency, transparency and security seriously by upgrading to the latest version of ISO 20252, the international Standard for Market, Opinion and Social Research.

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    Time to upgrade your ISO 22301?

    In 2019 the requirements of ISO 22301, the Standard for the Business Continuity Management System, were updated. Changes are minimal, but businesses certified to this Standard now have three years to upgrade. Read on to find out what the upgrade entails and how QMS can help.

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    What is an Integrated Management System?

    Find out about Integrated Management Systems and how they can help businesses like yours.

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    What are the 5 key components of a business continuity plan?

    The power goes off, you’re hit with a cyber-attack, a pandemic breaks out… disruption to your business can happen at any time, but how you react to it can make all the difference. A business continuity plan can ensure your reaction is the right one, but what does it involve?

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    What is Annex SL?

    Annex SL is the high-level structure for modern ISO Standards. The new structure ensures consistency and compatibility between the different Management System Standards.

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    5 Tips to get the most out of a Management Review

    A Management Review is a formal, structured meeting which involves top management and takes place at regular intervals throughout the year. They are a critical and required part of running an ISO certified Management System. Find out how you can run an effective Management Review

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    5 Tips to get the most out of a Supplier Audit

    If you decide to carry out a Supplier Audit on the companies you work with, here are some practical tips to help you prepare, ensuring that you get the most out of the process.

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    Public events are being targeted by cyber criminals

    Social and sporting events are coming under attack by cyber criminals. Due to the amount of people taking part, the attention garnered by such attacks can be immense. Find out how you can combat these threats.

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