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According to a report by PKF Littlejohn and the Centre for Counter Fraud Studies (CCFS), food fraud could be costing UK companies £11.2bn a year.
The ISO Technical Working Group (TC176 SC2) responsible for revising international quality management system standard ISO 9001 met in Galway, Ireland, last week. With the Draft International Standard (DIS) being approved earlier this month, the meeting saw over 100 experts and observers coming together to review the 3000+ comments relating to the DIS.
With the recent announcement that the draft international quality management system standard (ISO/DIS 9001:2014) has been approved to move to the final stage in its development process, we spoke to Steve Williams, LRQA System and Governance Manager about the revision to date, and what we can expect to see over the coming months.
Thursday 13 November is World Quality Day and quality professionals across the world will come together through a range of events to promote awareness of quality around the world and encourage development and prosperity.
As reported by LRQA last month, a recent vote has approved the latest draft of the revised international quality management system standard ISO 9001, meaning that it can now progress to the next stage of the ISO standard development process, namely Final Draft International Standard (FDIS)
UK maritime intelligence provider, Dryad Maritime, has achieved ISO certification to ISO 9001:2008 from LRQA.
Al Ain Water’s state-of-the-art production facility, is the first in the UAE and among the first in the region to receive the FSSC 22000 certification from LRQA.
Sumitomo Rubber Industries has obtained ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certification from LRQA.
With the major ISO standards being revised, LRQA is at the forefront of communicating the changes to both existing and potential clients.
ISO/DIS 9001:2014 - the draft international standard for quality management - has been approved following the closure of the ballot.
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