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Road Safety Tips for the Festive Season
17 December 2018, Monday
Road Safety Tips for the Festive Season Obey the rules of the road and carry your driver’s license with you. Plan the route to your holiday destination and allow...
ISO Announces Proposed Publication Date of ISO 45001
17 December 2018, Monday
A communique sent by ISO announces the expected publication date to be February 2018, which is earlier than many predicted. Publication will only happen if the ballot due to...
What does the standard say about auditor independence?
17 December 2018, Monday
9001 & 14001:2015 9.2.2 The organisation shall: c) select auditors and conduct audits to ensure objectivity and the impartiality of the audit process;   OHSAS18001:-Selection of auditors and conduct...
ISO 45001 timeline.
17 December 2018, Monday
There is be a Final Draft International Standard which will be published before the Final Standard. The publication date is expected to be 27 November 2017 (ref BSI). It...
NOSA to be sold…
17 December 2018, Monday
Nasdaq-listed asset management multinational Carlyle Group will acquire emerging markets-focused occupational health and safety training company Nosa Group from JSE-listed Micromega Holdings for up to R747.8-million Reference:-Engineering News 13.10.2017
Consignee – responsibilities for offloading dangerous goods
17 December 2018, Monday
When receiving goods listed in SANS 10228 in quantities exceeding the “exempt quantities”, you are responsible for: Offloading of the dangerous goods. Providing the dangerous goods offloading supervisors (trained...
Storage of flammable substances – what to do if no longer required?
17 December 2018, Monday
If above ground or underground tank installation, LPG installation or associated pipework is no longer required for the storage or use of a flammable substance, the owner must:—  ...
ISO45001
17 December 2018, Monday
On 20 July the ballot voted to publish the ISO45001 standard, probably due in 2018. The key elements of the standard include:- increased leadership worker participation context risks and opportunities....
New ISO 9001 2015 Requirements
17 December 2018, Monday
Join us on the 18th of May 2016 for this training where we will help organizations prepare for a smoother transition, we will also discuss the proposed changes to ISO...
New ISO Standards
17 December 2018, Monday
Join IQS on the 1st of September 2015 for an informative session to discuss the proposed changes to ISO 9001/14001:2015 and ISO 45001:2016 (replacing OHSAS 18001 in Sept. 2016). Please...