Assurance and certification services play a pivotal role in enhancing supply chain resilience and efficiency, vital support as supply chain management has become more intricate and vulnerable to disruptions than ever before.
By working with IIOA members, organisations gain access to a wide array of supply chain assurance services, spanning social compliance, environmental management, quality control, information security, sustainability, governance, and health and safety. These services ensure transparency and traceability, fostering greater trust among consumers, customers, and regulatory bodies, which is crucial in a world where performance validation is increasingly essential.
IIOA members can supply a comprehensive approach to supply chain management, helping organizations build reliability, integrity, and performance within their operations. Quality management systems implementation enables the creation of a robust and adaptable supply chain that can navigate changing circumstances while adhering to quality and compliance standards. Such services bolster supply chain resilience, ensuring that organizations can meet their commitments and safeguard their reputation.
Through a risk management approach combining data analytics, auditing and technology solutions to assess the entire value chain, IIOA members can empower businesses to make informed decisions and cultivate a culture of collaboration with suppliers who align with their brand values. In an era where responsible supply chain management is synonymous with environmental, social, and economic governance practices, auditing the supply chain is indispensable for assessing supplier compliance levels and ensuring a sustainable, responsible business footprint.
IIOA members have a whole range of supply chain solutions, many of them built on a core of three world’s three leading management system standards, for quality, environmental and health & safety management.
Quality Management ISO 9001
With over 1.1m certificates around the world, ISO 9001 has the widest appeal of any management system scheme. With its very clear emphasis on focussing the whole of an organisation to delivering the needs of its customers, ISO 9001 is seen across the globe as the certificate which delivers organisational improvement and customer and client satisfaction.
Environmental Management ISO 14001
Organisations certified to ISO 14001 in over 170 countries is testament to the leading management system in the sustainability field. The ISO 14001 management system delivers environmental performance focus for organisations and makes a clear statement to stakeholders about the environmental credentials of that organisation. ISO explain in greater detail what ISO 14001 delivers.
Health & Safety Management ISO 45001
Certification to ISO 45001 is a key tool in organisations managing their health & safety risks. Certification demonstrates the seriousness with which an employer takes its health & safety responsibility, making a strong and clear statement to employees and other key stakeholders how important this is to the organisation. More details from ISO on their leading health & safety management system standard ISO 45001.