How does ISO 26262 differ from other automotive standards?

ISO 26262 mandates a functional safety development process (from specification all the way through production release) that automotive OEMs and suppliers must follow and document (for compliance) to have their devices qualified to run inside commercial (passenger) vehicles. It outlines a risk classification system (Automotive Safety Integrity Levels, or ASILs) and aims to reduce possible […]

IEC and ISO Collaborative AI Committee Broadens Scope of Work

At the recent biannual plenary for the joint IEC and ISO committee on AI, SC 42, held in Vienna, Austria, over 250 global experts from 60 countries convened to announce and discuss new initiatives in the field of artificial intelligence (AI). Notably, progress was made on key international standards, including the upcoming ISO/IEC 42001, set […]

An innovative tool that aids organizations in discovering suitable cybersecurity standards to meet their specific security requirements.

Many organizations are very concerned about cybersecurity, and the cost of cybercrimes is expected to rise by 70% by 2028. Cyberattacks can cause big problems, so most organizations have security measures in place. With our world becoming more connected, protecting against cyberattacks has become more complicated. It’s not just about IT anymore; it includes things […]

Which ISO Standard is the Most Suitable for Your Business?

If an organization decides to go for ISO Certification, the most common questions are: Which ISO Standard is best for my Business? Who does issue the ISO Certificates? How to pass the ISO Certification Audit? What are the ISO Certification Requirements? Most Business owners, managing directors, or CEOs, initially think that they can prepare themselves […]

Everything you need to know about ISO 37001 – The Anti-Bribery Management Systems Standard

ISO 37001 is an international standard that specifies the requirements and provides guidance for establishing, implementing, maintaining, reviewing, and improving an anti-bribery management system. This standard was developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) to help organizations prevent, detect, and respond to bribery and corruption. Here’s everything you need to know about ISO 37001: […]

5 Essential Questions to Evaluate Top Management’s Role in Quality Management Systems

Evaluating top management’s role in Quality Management Systems (QMS) is crucial for the success and effectiveness of any organization’s quality initiatives. Here are five essential questions to help you assess their involvement: 1. How does top management demonstrate commitment to quality? Top management demonstrates commitment to quality by setting a clear vision and mission for […]

World Standards Day 2023

Taking place every year on 14 October, World Standards Day (WSD) offers an opportunity to raise awareness and increase understanding of the importance of standardization. 14 October was specifically chosen to mark the date, in 1946, when delegates from 25 countries first gathered in London and decided to create an international organization focused on facilitating standardization. […]

A NEW ERA OF HEALTHCARE: Inside ISO 7101, the first international standard for healthcare quality management

STANDARD WHICH ENHANCES QUALITY OF HEALTHCARE DELIVERED GLOBALLY As new technologies like AI and robotics advance healthcare practices, clinicians and caregivers need guidance and clarity to help them deliver effective, efficient, timely, and risk-minimized safe care. A newly published standard, relevant to all healthcare organizations regardless of size, structure, or location, does just that: ISO […]

Climate Action Kit

Our climate is in crisis. Now more than ever, it’s time to protect what matters. For our world. For our future. Advancing a greener policy agenda is key. Climate Action One important means to achieve meaningful reductions in carbon emissions is government policy. Policy is needed to support systems transition and transform our economies and […]

ISO and UNDP announce partnership to enhance sustainability action

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have signed a landmark Statement of Intent, signaling their commitment to the role of International Standards in addressing global development challenges. They will collaborate on initiatives geared towards enhancing international standards that advance sustainability actions by both the public and private sectors, […]

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