Concerned about health and safety on the job?

Are you one of those concerned about health and safety on the job? You’re not alone. Across the length and breadth of the US, the millions of workers who are employed in the various sectors, be it manufacturing or services, or technological or agricultural, are prone to injury at the workplace. Not one kind of […]

Risk Management in the Global Economy and outlook for 2017

Risk management in the global economy is a highly challenging field for risk managers from any part of the world. With most of the world’s countries almost becoming part of the global economy in this era of globalization; it is emerging that risks that apply to one part any one nation’s or group of nations’ […]

An understanding of Risk Management and Analysis for Medical Device Manufacturers

Risk management and analysis for medical device manufacturers is an essential set of approaches to quality in the field of medical devices. Implementing these is of absolute importance and criticality to the field, as the products in this industry are high-specialty ones that deal with human lives. A small error at any stage can send […]

Benefits of Risk Management in all Industries

The benefits of risk management can be felt across all industries. Risk management is a process that needs to be applied if the risks have to be mitigated and contained, if not fully eliminated. The benefits of risk management in all industries came into greater focus following the financial debacle of 2008. Firstly, why does […]

Ways of managing risk in construction projects

The ways of managing risk in construction projects need to be drilled down into the systems that are used in construction projects. Managing risk in construction projects entails not just ensuring the physical safety of the workers involved in the construction project, but goes much beyond. Projects that are executed on time and in compliance […]

How is Risk Management Important to Project Success?

The answer to how risk management is important to project success is best illustrated by the fact that no project has ever succeeded without proper risk management. In other words, project management into which risk assessment has not gone in is as good as a doomed one. Risk management’s importance to project success can never […]

Risk management methods and tools in the pharmaceutical and life sciences industries

Understanding and implementing risk management methods and tools is crucial for the pharmaceutical and life sciences industries in view of the fact that errors in this area can lead to dangers for human life. Since any mistake in any chain of in this industry can lead to serious consequences; the FDA and other regulatory agencies […]

It is important for organizations to validate their own Excel Spreadsheet Application

Organizations that validate their Excel spreadsheet applications stay compliant with FDA requirements,avoid 483’s and save two-thirds of the cost and time on validation. A critical requirement from the FDA is validation of electronic records. These electronic records have to be compliant with the set of FDA Code of Federal Regulations, the 21 CFR Part 11. […]

What is Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA)?

The Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act is a significant milestone in the detection and prevention of hazardous chemicals. The US Congress enacted this law in the wake of the Bhopal disaster in India. It seeks to involve the local community in its efforts. The core aim of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act […]

OSHA’s standard on Respiratory Protection Safety Management Systems

Respiratory protection safety management system is a need for people who work in areas that require respiratory systems. Such people are exposed to various types of contamination, because of which they will be required to put on protective systems. The aim of OSHA’s standard on Respiratory Protection Safety Management Systems is to set out Quality […]