ISO 9001 User Survey for 2020

The International Organization for Standardization is calling all organizations currently certified to ISO 9001:2015 to take part in a survey. This survey asks certified companies to answer this 15-minute online survey to help them better understand the value of an implemented ISO 9001:2015 QMS to certified companies, as well as provide valuable data to put[…..]

Link between Standards and Fatal Accidents

Research finds link between standards and fatal accident prevention

In 2015, 3.9 million people across the world died of unintentional injuries, and in Canada, accidents are the leading cause of death for those under age 35. Reducing this total by even a small percentage could mean saving thousands of lives. In a new report from the Standards Council of Canada titled "An ounce of prevention:[.....]

Press Release: SCC joins global campaign for women’s involvement in standards

Chantal Guay, CEO of the Standards Council of Canada, has joined standards leaders from around the world in signing the Declaration on Gender Responsive Standards and Standards Development. The declaration was developed by the Gender Responsive Standards Initiative of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe. It affirms the pervasive role of standards in society and recognizes that[…..]