Entries by Alan Gow

The Changing Quality Management System Standard ISO 9001

The Quality Management System Standard ISO 9001 is changing this Year, how can you prepare? ISO 9001 (Quality Management Systems – Requirements) is currently under review. The Final Draft of the Standard is now available for purchase and the upgraded version of the new Standard is scheduled for release in September 2015. WHY? All ISO […]

ISO 9001 – What is it and what can it do for you?

ISO 9001 is an International Standard that specifies requirements for a Quality Management System that can be used for internal application by organisations, or for certification, or for contractual purposes. It focuses on the effectiveness of the Quality Management System in meeting customer requirements. Many of my clients quite correctly started out with the view […]