Category: Quality

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?

Quality and safety management in today’s shipping industry

The shipping industry has dealt with its fair share of challenges. Skill shortages and security risks pose real threats to shipping organisations everywhere.

Social Responsibility’s influence over Food Safety and Quality

The concept of social responsibility has saturated social media over the last few years and crept into the organizational pillars of many corporations.

ISO Standards and agriculture – Do you trust the food you eat?

From tractors and trailers to methods for testing soils and even fish-farming, ISO Standards play an essential role in feeding the world. As pressure on land and resources increases alongside population, and the demand for high-quality food, efficient farming is more important than ever. ISO Standards enable efficient use of fertilizers and fuel, delivering substantial ...

The dirty secret of ‘African quality’ fuel

The amount of sulphur in some fuel used in Africa is 300 times the level considered safe in Europe. It can cause a lot of respiratory diseases. This video is part of the the BBC‘s So I Can Breathe season. Source: BBC