Category: Quality

Set the Standard – ISO 13485 – Medical devices

ISO 13485 - Medical Devices - is an internationally agreed standard that sets out the requirements for a quality management system specific to the medical devices industry.

New International Standard for determining infant formula ingredients just published

ISO is developing a series of standards for verifying many of the ingredients, to demonstrate the product is safe for consumption and contains what it says on the tin.

FDA plans to use ISO 13485 for medical devices regulation

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the government department that regulates the medical devices sector, announced its intention to use ISO 13485 as the basis for its quality system legislation.

You’re hired! Finding the best for the job with new ISO guidelines

ISO/TS 30411:2018, Human Resource Management – Quality of Hire Metric, outlines international best practice for the effectiveness of the recruitment process.

New standard to improve safety in the nuclear sector

A freshly published standard applies the principles of one of the world’s most renowned quality standards, ISO 9001, to the nuclear sector, combining best practice in quality with the specific requirements of the nuclear industry.

Set the Standard – ISO 20488 – Online consumer reviews

Consumer reviews play an increasingly strong role in purchasing decisions, but with a plethora of platforms and opinions, whose view can you trust? A new standard just published aims to put some order into the process to restore back our faith.

Set the Standard – ISO 13009 – Tourism and related services

When visiting abroad, the quality of the service provided and the information given can be key in shaping a holiday experience.

French art gallery discovers more than half its paintings are fake

The shock discovery is made after an art historian notices buildings shown in the paintings were erected after the artist's death.

EU to ban lower-quality branded food!

Studies suggest hundreds of well-known products are inferior to versions sold in the west.

Secrets of business success in new ISO standard

The average lifespan of businesses is shrinking. How to stay afloat in a rapidly changing world? A newly published standard aims to help.

Read all about it – IoT hacking, reputation and workplace safety

This week, how smart devices can be easily hacked in minutes, the importance of reputation management and we explore the new ISO 45001 standard.

Set the Standard – ISO 39001 – Road Safety Management System

Why do organizations need a Road Traffic Safety Management System?