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Qudos Blog - articles about ISO management systems

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Initiatives to make October a Safe Work month at your workplace

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Initiatives to help make October a Safe Work month October 2021 | October is National Safe Work Month in our home country of Australia – a time to commit to building a safe and healthy workplace. In support of Safe Work Month, Qudos has implemented these initiatives for all our clients worldwide. New CovidSafe Audit Templates…

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ISO reviews its ISO 9001 Quality Standard

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ISO reviews its ISO 9001 Quality Standard July 2021   On average, the ISO management system standards are updated about every 7 years. For example, since its original release date in 1987, the ISO 9001 Quality Management Standard was updated in 1994, 2000, 2008 and 2015. It’s now 6 years on from the most recent…

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Quality and Information Security Webinars – June / July 2021

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Quality and Information Security Webinars – June / July 2021 11 June 2021 Qudos announces a number of Quality and Information Security Webinars in June and July 2021. Qudos3 IMS Software – Assets Module The first of our Quality and Information Security Webinars in June is based on the new Qudos3 Assets module. The management of…

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How to get more value from your interested parties table

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How to get more value from your interested parties table  3 June 2021 When ISO 9001 was updated in 2015, it introduced requirements on the subject of interested parties. While it’s quite simple to address the basic requirements, a little more thought can help to achieve greater benefits all round. Interested parties are those that…

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Asset module for Qudos 3 IMS software!

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Asset management in Qudos 3 IMS software 26 May 2021 Asset management is becoming an increasingly important area of management systems. For example, the ISO 27001 Information Security standard includes specific requirements for the control of assets (Annex control A8). The subject is also very relevant to the 7.1 Resources clause as well as other…

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New Quality, Safety and Enviro Toolkit videos

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New ISO Toolkit videos published 17 May 2021 After more great work from our motion graphics specialist, Lissie Geyer, Qudos has published a set of ISO Toolkit videos on Youtube and our own web site. Qudos ISO 9001 Quality Toolkit   Organizations are increasingly recognizing that they need a QMS. Why? To satisfy customer demands. To…

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Quality Control, Quality Assurance, and Quality Management. What’s in a name?

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Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Quality Management. What’s in a name? 25 March 2021 Quality Control, Quality Assurance, and Quality Management. We often see or hear those terms mentioned. But are they just alternative ways of describing the same thing? Or are they different concepts? and if so, just what do they mean? Well, they are not really…

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Smoothing the transition to ISO 45001

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Smoothing the transition to ISO 45001 15 March 2021 | Guidance and reference source for making the transition to ISO 45001. ISO 45001 is an international standard that specifies requirements for an OHSMS (Occupational Health & Safety Management System). It aims to enable organizations to better manage their OHS risks and improve their OHS performance.…

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The Elite Helicopter journey to ISO 9001 certification

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The Elite Helicopter journey to ISO 9001 certification 7 December 2020 | In this article, we take a look at Elite Helicopters – a new client beginning their journey towards a certified quality management system. Elite Aviation Group is one of Queensland’s premier helicopter operators with over 40 years’ worth of experience in SEQ. Its…

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New Quality Business magazine out now

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New Quality Business magazine out now – 2020 Issue 4 3 December 2020 Issue 4 of Quality Business Magazine for 2020 has just been released.  This is a special bumper issue to celebrate World Quality Day, with lots of interesting content around the theme of the day “Creating Customer Value”. The magazine includes a series…

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