Weighing the Balance

Risk is not new to the ISO 9001 family of standards. Risk based thinking has been implicit in the language and implementation of the standard. Risk will be explicit in terminology and definition in the 2015 revision. Formal risk management is addressed in the ISO 31000 standard which is helpful but not necessary to the […]

Annex SL: High Level or Complication

The structure of ISO 9001:2015 revision is based off Annex SL. Annex SL is a platform or structure that provides for management systems generic layout. Any future revision of management systems should follow the layout of Annex SL. Potentially Good Annex SL can potentially be a good thing for both organizations and auditors in that […]