Manufacturing

Use ISO 14001 and ISO 50001 to Enhance the Bottom Line

The ISO 14001 environmental management systems (EMS) standard and the new ISO 50001 energy management systems (Enmesh) standard are complementary, synergistic, and mutually supporting systems for improving stakeholder value. ISO 50001’s proposed reference to greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction is, however, dysfunctional. This article recommends that the two standards be combined Read more…

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Manufacturing

OSHA 300 Log Record-keeping Training

On December 19, 2016, the Department of Labour’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”) issued a final rule amending its record keeping regulations, located at 29 C.F.R. Part 1904. The Amendment clarifies that a covered employer has an on-going obligation to create and maintain accurate records of recordable work-place injuries Read more…

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Manufacturing

Know your OSHA rights and responsibilities!

What is OSHA? The United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is an agency of the United States Department of Labour. It was created by Congress under the Occupational Safety and Health Act on December 29, 1970. Its mission is to prevent work-related injuries, illnesses, and deaths by issuing Read more…

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Manufacturing

ISO 9001

Compliance with ISO 9001 is merely the first step in the realization of its full potential. Compliance alone provides substantial protection against poor quality, and this protection is then often taken for granted. Poor quality is, however, only one of the Toyota production system’s Seven Wastes. The other six can Read more…

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Manufacturing

Make ISO 9001 the Servant, Not the Master

EVENT DATE January 29, 2018   PRESENTER(s) William A. Levinson   1:00 PM ET | 12:00 PM CT | 10:00 PM PT | 60 Minutes Register Now DESCRIPTION ISO 9001 webinar to discuss how compliance with the standard helps organization realize its full potential, eliminating Toyota production system’s wastes. Compliance with ISO 9001 is Read more…

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