Intended Outcome of the Management System

By: Douglas Simon, EMBA, CPEA   With the implementation of the revised requirements of ISO14001:2015, RC14001:2015, there has been significant customer confusion/concern with the term ‘intended outcome’.  4.1 specifies ‘understanding the context of the organization’, ‘interest and expectations of interested parties/stakeholders and the effect that more »

IATF 16949 Revision

IATF 16949 available for purchasing; deadline for transition is 14 September 2018 IATF 16949 was published on October 3, 2016. From now on, organizations will need to adjust to the new requirements and start on their implementation. The International Automotive Task Force (IATF) further confirmed more »

Update on ISO/DIS 45001

The first Draft International Standard (DIS) for Occupational Health and Safety, ISO/DIS 45001, has failed to gain the necessary votes needed for approval. The development of ISO 45001 will now advance to a second DIS, which is expected in December 2016 or early 2017. Following the more »