ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Systems standard to be published

ISO 9001, the most widely-adopted quality management systems standard, has benefited millions of organisations globally - with users reporting increased growth and productivity and significantly higher customer satisfaction and retention. The st...


90% of UK firms suffered cyber breaches in last year

Minister for the Digital Economy, Ed Vaizey, has issued a warning to UK businesses today to protect themselves against a growing trend of cyber crime. Whilst businesses are reaping the benefits of operating online and now earn £1 in every ...


Growing demand for compliance-based elearning courses

L&D teams are increasingly buying-in ready-made learning resources, rather than creating their own, according to an annual survey by Video Arts, which reveals an upsurge in the use of off-the-shelf elearning and video content.  &nbsp...

  • 15 September 2015

“Placing the environment at the heart of thinking and strategy”

In a move that has been described as delivering a “step-change in business performance”, the publication today of the revised ISO 14001 Global Environmental Standard will “shift business focus on the environment from compliance w...

  • 8 September 2015

Deadline to ESOS data approaches – but still time to comply

According to a study by Savills Energy, only 1% of firms obliged to carry out an assessment of the energy consumption of their buildings, processes and transport as part of ESOS – the flagship Government assessment programme – have act...


NHS causes major data protection breach

The NHS Sexual Health Clinic in Soho that sent out a newsletter on Tuesday disclosing the names and email addresses of about 780 people has apologised and pledged to investigate how the breach occurred. This newsletter was for people using its sex...