Industry Insights from April 2019

This month’s round up includes the legalities of personal protective equipment and the best approach to ISO 9001 certification.

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DuPont Risk Management Survey: How to avoid the nose dive – the risks most businesses are not aware of

44% of survey participants admit to gaps in their existing risk management systems and say that they pose a challenge for their organisation.

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ISO 9001 Steps to Success 

The first in a 3-part series of ISO 9001 podcasts from leading ISO Standards Consultancy Blackmores. This is the perfect introduction to Quality Management Systems and how you should approach implementation.

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The Legalities of Personal Protective Equipment

On 21 April 2018, the regulation (EU) 2016/425 on Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) was introduced, replacing the old PPE Directive 89/686/EEC. This article explores what has changed in the new directive and explains what businesses need to do to ensure they are complaint. 

Alcumus Sypol is also hosting a webinar which discusses the changes in the directive and how organisations can prepare themselves for the change.

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New Energy Legislation: Are You Compliant?

In April, the new Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) regulations came into force. Our blog explains what it involves, why it has been implemented, as well as what organisations will be affected and now required to report going forward.

Read: New energy legislation: are you compliant?

We’ll be back next month with more industry news. Watch this space for more of our favourite articles.