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What kind of online tool to use for nonconformities in ISO management standards

Once you start implementing ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 27001, or any other ISO management standard, you very soon realize these two facts: (1) no matter how hard you try, there will always be some mistakes in your system; and (2) ISO standards require you to record those mistakes in a formal way – i.e., as nonconformities. So, what exactly do ISO standards require for recording nonconformities, and why is this important? What are nonconformities? First of all, what does…

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What kind of Document Management System (DMS) do you need for handling ISO documents?

If you’re starting to implement ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 27001, or any other ISO management standard, one of the first concerns you probably have is how to handle the policies, procedures, and other documents you’ll produce. Should you use Dropbox? Or SharePoint? Or simply keep the files on local disk and deliver them through email? What do the ISO standards require of a DMS? Let’s see first what exactly you need to comply with – clause 7.5 (which specifies…

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