DQS: Global Presence – Local Expertise

DQS is one of the leading certification bodies for management systems worldwide. With 80 offices in 60 countries, and 2,500 auditors and experts worldwide, DQS is your trusted partner for sustainable success. DQS Holding, based in Frankfurt, provides the strategic leadership for all DQS offices worldwide. We strive for one common goal: to improve our customers’ management systems and organizational health by offering value-adding assessment services.

News from DQS

22
Jan
2018

ISO/FDIS 45001 approved for publication

The FDIS ballot achieved 62 votes of approval, 4 votes of disapproval and 9 abstentions, si is now approved for publication as an International Standard. ISO/FDIS 45001 has met the requirements of the ISO/IEC Directives, Part 1, clause 2.7.3 for



15
Dec
2017

New draft of ISO 50001 energy management standard

Published in 2011, ISO 50001 is a proven framework, helping industrial facilities, commercial facilities, or entire organizations to manage energy – including all aspects of energy use. Like all International Standards, ISO 50001 has come under periodic review to ensure that it



08
May
2017

Managing people – our most critical success factor

This year’s annual meeting of DQS group’s managing directors from 47 countries emphasized the importance of the most critical success factor for any service providing organization: people. For an international certification body, that means people in the global offices, both



27
Mar
2017

New issue of DQS Compact: news about standards and companies

This, the latest issue of the DQS Group’s DQS Compact newsletter, includes a special feature on TAPA and quality management in the logistics sector, as well as an expert article on Energy Management, some very time-critical news on SMETA 6.0



24
Mar
2017

SMETA 6.0: Sedex updates their Ethical Audit Format

With an estimated 230,000 audited sites, SMETA may well be the most widely used ethical audit format in the world. In order to reflect the ongoing evolution of ethical auditing techniques, Sedex has updated the format and aims to publish



02
Mar
2017

Goldwind International achieves integrated DQS certification

Leader in renewable energy achieves DQS certification for IMS in accordance with ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and OHSAS 18001:2007