Scaled Management Systems

Quality

Approved Supplier Programmes – Part 3

As we’ve observed in the food sector having confidence in the supply chain which provides your organisation with raw materials is critical.
The same concepts apply for many other industry sectors where critical control points exist in supply chains & organisations cannot afford failures.

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Approved Supplier Programmes

In an increasingly complex relationship clients are demanding more from their suppliers and it often feels as though your organisation is the ‘meat in the sandwich’.

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ISO9001 2015 Update – Part 16

Leadership requirements in the new standard have been designed to refocus an organisation’s quality system & how the following 2008 categories are applied:-

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ISO9001 2015 Update – Part 15

Documented requirements
Many of the requirements for documented procedures have changed from the 2008 version. However, fundamental criteria for the design or structure of documents remain and these include:-

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ISO9001 2015 Update – Part 14

A significant change – understanding risk
In previous versions of ISO9001 the concept of risk was indicated and yet rarely understood, assessed and controlled by organisations.

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ISO9001 2015 Update – Part 13

The revised quality concepts Within the 2008 framework mandating a documented quality management system companies were required to demonstrate how they controlled:- Internal auditing Policy & objectives Quality manual & procedures Preventive action Records It’s important to note that internal auditing, policy objectives and preventative action are inter-connected with each other and closely linked to

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ISO9001 2015 Update – Part 12

The six (6) obligatory procedures

Within the 2008 framework mandating a documented quality management system companies were required to demonstrate how they controlled:-

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ISO9001 2015 Update – Part 11

Preventive Action

In successive versions of ISO9001 the terms ‘corrective and preventive’ action have caused considerable confusion among employees, managers and team leaders.

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