Keeping Your Standards COVID Safe

Let’s start with a question. During lockdown, did your external ISO accreditation body allow you not to be externally audited? Of course not. So, continuous assessment audits had to remain. Were you prepared? Did you find remote audits easy? Were you able to pull...

The Benefits of a Compliance Management System using HSG 65

Legislation is one of the most important instruments of government in organising society and protecting citizens. It determines amongst others the rights and responsibilities of individuals and authorities to whom the legislation applies. By using HSG 65 as a...

Big Businesses Face Mandatory Digital Modern Slavery Reporting

The UK Government has made the first major changes to the Modern Slavery Act since its introduction in 2015, extending requirements to public bodies including local authorities and tightening rules for big businesses. Some report suggest that business compliance with...

Homeworking. The New Normal?

So, have you been temporary home working like at least 60% of the UK workforce during lockdown? The benefits of working at home have only just hit the Victorian Employers (no pun intended!) and the old way of “you have to be at work to be at work” have been eroded....

Remote Audits are happening, but are they the future?

At the Compliance Standard Group, we have been working with clients remotely during this challenging time and the new normal regarding ISO Standards is fast becoming remote auditing. At least two clients have conducted Environmental and Quality continuous audits with...