Author Archives: Antaris Consulting

Why have you not applied for AEO Status

With October 31st approaching rapidly, any company importing goods into, out of, or through the UK should have considered, applied for, or received AEO status at this stage.

Risk Assessing for AEO

The most common question I get from clients when applying for AEO status is what security measures must be in place before applying, and the simple answer is the security measures that are required to mitigate the current risks to which the organisation is exposed.

Overview of IS EN IEC 60812:2018 Failure modes and effects analysis (FMEA and FMECA)

The standard describes how to perform a systematic failure modes and effects analysis (FMEA). An analysis of this kind establishes how a product or process might fail to perform its function and suggests how an identified failure might be treated or remedied.

Tackling Work Related Stress

The recently published ESRI survey in Ireland suggests that 17% of the workforce experienced stress in 2015, up from 8% in 2010 which was one of the steepest increases among the ten western European countries surveyed. 

IUMSS Handbook – Chapter 1.3.2 Processes

The International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) published the Integrated Use of Management System Standards (IUMSS) Handbook in November 2018. First published in 2008, this second edition brings together best-practice guidance and case studies on the implementation of integrating management system standards. This blog continues with a review of chapter 1.3.2 Processes. Consistent and predictable results […]

IUMSS Handbook – Chapter 1.3 Components of a management system

Organisations should establish objectives in order to maintain and improve the management system and to achieve continual improvement in its performance. Read our latest blog to find out more about the components of a management system.

IUMSS Handbook: Organisational context, risks and opportunities

The International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) published the Integrated Use of Management System Standards (IUMSS) Handbook in November 2018. First published in 2008, this second edition brings together best-practice guidance and case studies on the implementation of integrating management system standards.