2018 Change Is Inevitable

The past couple of years have seen many changes with the various global ISO and Aerospace Standards. The year 2018 will be the zenith of applied changes. Many certified organizations are still working diligently to beat the September 2018 deadline. If their organization does not successfully complete the certification transition by that time, they will be caught holding an expired certification and will have to deal with the consequences. Losing certification can be detrimental to business and quite costly! Do not delay!

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What Are the Next Steps Following QMS Implementation?

QMS—or quality management systems—can help organizations of all sizes meet internationally recognized standards and achieve ISO 9001 certification. Trident Quality Management Solutions specializes in helping organizations identify problems in their internal processes and implement QMS to correct those problems. But what happens after QMS implementation is complete? Continue reading for a brief overview of the […]

Risk-Based Thinking in the Context of ISO Standards

Risk is inherent in any activity—it’s simply a part of doing business. That’s why the most recent version of the ISO 9001 standard has included risk assessment throughout each section. Whereas risk was formerly considered almost exclusively in its own clause titled “Preventive Action” (refer to ISO 9001:2008, Clause 8.5.3), it is now engrained throughout […]

Implementing a Quality Management System Aligned with the AS9100 Standard

AS9100 is an internationally recognized quality management system (QMS) standard that is specific to the aerospace industry. It not only incorporates the entirety of the most current version of ISO 9001, but also includes industry-specific requirements for quality and safety. For most aerospace manufacturers and suppliers, AS9100 is necessary for doing business, as compliance is […]

How Trident QMS Can Help Your Business During the COVID-19 Pandemic

COVID-19 has created widespread uncertainty in just about every industry with those in manufacturing, transportation, and logistics among the hardest hit by the pandemic. However, businesses in those industries must press on while maintaining conformity to ISO 9001 or AS 9100 requirements. Implementing a QMS (Quality Management System) with support from our team can help […]

Trident QMS – Who We Are

Conformity with rigorous quality standards is a challenge for many businesses and organizations. A quality management system (QMS) can keep your organization in compliance throughout daily operations, but the implementation process can benefit from experienced outside support. That’s where Trident Quality Management Solutions (Trident QMS) can serve your organization. We’re a team of consultants with […]

Assessing Customer Perception to Improve Customer Satisfaction

Assessing Customer Perception to Improve Customer Satisfaction

We touched on the subject of customer perception in our “How to Uncover Customer Expectations and Perceptions” blog, but it’s definitely something that needs to be discussed further. The importance of assessing customer perception to improve customer satisfaction can’t be overlooked for many reasons, including your own personal sense of success. What do we mean […]

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Would you like to know where your organization stands with regard to conformity to the ISO 9001 requirements? Simply complete this short form to gain access to download this valuable tool that will provide insight as to whether or not your Quality Management System (QMS) conforms to ISO 9001. Even if you do not think you have a QMS or know what a QMS is, this QMS Assessment will at least provide you with some insight with what you have in comparison to what the ISO standard requires.