ACMS UK attain IMS Certification

Background ACMS UK had a mature integrated management system incorporating ISO9001, 14001 and 18001. The system had been managed over the years by different staff and over time the system had become disjointed & many activities being undertaken by ACMS were not reflected in their procedures. ACMS required a system that met the criteria of…

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Cyber Essentials. What you need to know.

Cyber Essentials Cyber Essentials helps you to guard against the most common cyber threats and demonstrate your organisation’s commitment to cyber security. What is Cyber Essentials? Cyber Essentials is an effective, Government scheme that will help you to protect your organisation, whatever its size, against a whole range of the most common cyber attacks. It…

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What’s the purpose of ISO standards?

In our latest blog, Gavin Kane, Director of Consulting in Quadra discusses the purpose of ISO standards, why Organisations choose ISO certification and some of the key drivers behind the decision to become ISO certificated. ISO Standards We are often asked what ISO standards are and what purpose do they serve ? This is not…

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Consulting Engineers – Why you should consider ISO 9001.

  Project Success For Consulting Engineers, delivering on their client’s requirements is of paramount importance to the success of a project. So, what difference does the implementation of an ISO 9001 Quality Management System bring to the table? How is this achieved? Experience Sure, the experience of the business is a major factor, but how…

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Bretland see double!

Quadra are delighted for our customer, Bretland Construction https://www.bretland.ie/ in gaining certification to the International Standards ISO 9001 and ISO 45001, for their Quality Management System and Health and Safety Management System respectively. Established over 20 years ago, Bretland provide Construction, Project Management, Demolition and Architectural Glazing Services to many of Ireland’s largest and well-known…

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Why do I need a Risk Assessment?

So what is a Risk Assessment? Do you really understand how important analysing threats are in the workplace to protect our employees? What’s involved? A risk assessment is the combined effort of: – identifying and analysing potential events. – Identifying negative impacts on individuals, assets, and/or the environment. – Making judgements on the tolerability of…

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Health and Safety Memo March 2020

What is DSE? DSE are devices or equipment that have an alphanumeric or graphic display screen and includes display screens, laptops, touch screens, and other similar devices. Thousands of people are likely to be working from home for the first time this week due to the coronavirus outbreak. For others, it’s just like any other…

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E-Learning Health and Safety Courses

Working from home? Want to keep busy learning from your home workspace? Quadra’s portfolio of e-learning Health and Safety courses are a cost-effective way of learning in a safe environment, and keeping you up-to-date with current Health and Safety policies and legislation. For example, for moving to a work from home environment, have you completed…

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