Taking a risk based approach to auditing is not difficult

I look at some of the ISO 9001/19011 groups on LinkedIn. Amongst the ads and self-proclaimed thought leaders, occasionally, someone who needs to do the job, asks a question. Recently, there was one such question asking what risk based auditing actually means. There were several responses. Some helpful. Some, in my opinion, not so helpful. …

Checking out the competition – EQMS by Qualsys

Recently I went to a Chartered Quality Institute (CQI) Yorkshire branch event that was co-hosted by a Sheffield based software provider called Qualsys. It was all about auditing and ISO 19011. I was disappointed that despite paying for the sandwiches, Qualsys didn’t have a slot to demonstrate their software. Apparently, there would have been complaints. …