Earth Day 2022

Earth Day 2022

Every year on the 22nd of April people from all over the globe celebrate the earth, this day also reminds us of the deteriorating health of the planet and how we must take responsibility to reverse the damage that has resulted from our actions. It is encouraging to see the efforts being taken by businesses…

Struggling with your ISO systems?

ISO standards can bring significant benefits in terms of certification, however, if they are neglected the risk of losing certification increases significantly. If your ISO system has been neglected, under-resourced, or not properly maintained it may be time to consider some external support. The most common underlying cause for major non-conformities during external audits and…

ISO double first for SMC

Background SMC Industrial Automation (Ireland) Limited https://www.smc.eu/en-eu are an innovative Dublin based company which are part of a group of 58 subsidiaries of SMC Corporation, a global provider of pneumatic automation technology to a wide range of industries. Their key operations include the importation and distribution of these products to their multi-sectoral customer base. Recognising…

Buy smart with sustainable procurement!

Buy smart with sustainable procurement Sustainable Procurement is a process where organisations meet their needs for goods, services, activities and utilities in a way that achieves value for money for the organisation but also reflects broader goals linked to resource efficiency, climate change, social responsibility and economic resilience, for example. Aspects of sustainable procurement Reducing negative impacts on local communities…

Leading Property Development Firm Park Developments achieve ISO9001 certification

Background Park Developments (Dublin) Ltd https://parkdevelopments.ie/ are an innovative, diverse Dublin-based property development Organisation developing housing, offices, retail and logistic units in Ireland with a core focus on the Dublin area.  . They consider every detail of their homes and buildings to best meet market requirements. Paying attention to quality, sustainability and efficiency, which enhance…

ISO9001 certification for Navi Group

Background Navi Group http://www.navi.ie/ are an innovative, diverse Dublin-based Healthcare Organisation, whose portfolio covers trading, development, buying, retailing and technology and whose brand companies include Axium Buying Group, TouchPlus Technologies, CarePlus Pharmacy and StayWell Pharmacy spanning Ireland. Their ethos is to drive transformation throughout the Pharmacy sector through dynamic retailing, leading technology development and delivery…

Information Security doesn’t apply to me.

Who’s responsibility is Information Security?     In today’s data driven environment the threats to information security and the consequences of breaches have never been more prevalent and this is unlikely to change in the future. In fact, as our obsession with data and information grows it is likely that the risks associated with information security will increase…