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 […]

What is the 2015 Revision Standard?

What is the 2015 Revision Standard

We’ve talked about ISO and what it does. But you’ve probably seen “ISO 9001:2015” and wondered what that was all about. You’ve asked yourself, “Hmm, what is the ‘2015’ all about? What is the 2015 revision standard everyone keeps talking about? And what does it have to do with me?” Well here are the answers […]

Top 5 Audit Questions in 2017

Having an internal audit can be daunting but also a good way to evaluate your processes. Here are some of the top audit questions in 2017 that will be considered. Top Audit Questions in 2017 1. How do you contribute to your organization’s goals? Employees must understand their roles and how they contribute to the […]