Risk Management. It’s not all doom and gloom.

Typically, when you hear the word risk it’s associated with a bad or adverse incident. At Distinct Compliance Engineering, we love it. It’s inevitable as more organisations move toward management system certification (Quality, OHS, Environmental), and as more standards become harmonious with ISO’s annex SL, we are seeing more effort to implement risk management principles….

Auditing

What is the benefit of using external resources to perform your internal audits? Organisations have their own dedicated staff to execute and report on the internal audit schedule. The question is, even though the auditor appears objective and not associated with the operation being audited, are they truly objective? In most cases the answer is,...

OHS

This one is a spin-off of the preventative maintenance blog a little while back, so take a look at that one too! So you have your process in place. Your equipment and workforce have been there for some time and are working great. Murphy’s law has shown us time and time again that the having documented evidence of…