Category Archives: Industry News

Will Brexit affect ISO Certification?

With the United Kingdom scheduled to leave the European Union on 29 March 2019, there are concerns over what effect this might have on UK organisations which hold ISO certification. CCAS remains confident that ISO certification will remain unaffected and … Continue reading

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Still time to transition to Standards ISO 9001:2015 & ISO 14001:2015

Saturday 15 September 2018, marked the end of the three year transition period in which organisations certified to Standards ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 were required to transition to the new ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 Standards. CCAS is delighted … Continue reading

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UKAS Accreditation for CCAS Passport Scheme

The CCAS Passport Scheme has become the latest CCAS product to become accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS). The Passport Scheme is designed for security firms which are looking to achieve the SIA Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) Standard … Continue reading

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CCAS achieve UKAS accreditation to ISO 45001:2018

We are delighted to announce that formal notification was received on 14 August 2018, confirming that CCAS has successfully gained UKAS accreditation to ISO 45001:2018. Achieving this accreditation allows CCAS to certify organisations who meet the requirements of the new … Continue reading

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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Update

On 25 May 2018, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) within the EU is to change. This change focuses on how organisations and businesses collect, use and store personal data. Customers, employees and stakeholders of Chamber Certification Assessment Services (CCAS) Ltd … Continue reading

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ISO 45001:2018 Standard Released

ISO 45001 is the new international standard for occupational health & safety and replaces the British Standard OHSAS 18001:2007. Released earlier today, the new standard provides organisations all over the world with a consistent framework which is aimed at improving employee … Continue reading

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ISO 9001:2015 & 14001:2015 Revision Update

Organisations registered to ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 versions have until the 15th September 2018 to transition to the new ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 Standards! ISO 9001:2015 Standard The new ISO 9001:2015 Standard was released on 15 September 2015 and has replaced ISO 9001:2008. The main changes in the new version … Continue reading

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BS OHSAS 18001:2007 is Changing!

              ISO (International Organisation for Standardization) is developing a new standard ISO 45001 for occupational health and safety. ISO 45001 will replace the British Standard OHSAS 18001:2007. This new international standard will provide organisations … Continue reading

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What is a Management System?

Management systems are designed to hugely benefit an organisation by putting in place controls that ensure customer and supplier work together for their mutual benefit. For this to be achieved and become effective, the customer – supplier interfaces must extend … Continue reading

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SIA ACS Forums – Dates Released!

Please be advised that the SIA are holding six ACS (Approved Contractor Scheme) forums over the coming months. The forums are designed to provide interested parties with up to date information about the scheme. The dates for each forum and associated venues are listed below: Thursday 06 July, York, Park Inn … Continue reading

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