Industry Challenges and Insights
Within the manufacturing industry, maintaining complete visibility throughout the supply chain remains a major challenge – for their own compliance and that of their suppliers. Because of this, manufacturing companies are now seeking a more structured approach to how they manage QHSE (Quality, Health and Safety, and Environmental) and compliance from within their organization. Now more than ever, manufacturers are feeling the increased pressure to comply with various requirements, which may include:
Implementation and Integration
Many manufacturing companies seek to integrate their management system standards into one, homogenized approach to management. To implement these array of requirements, QSI provides services to help make implementation and certification seamless. ISO 9001 certification is undoubtedly at the basis of any effective quality management system, no matter your company size – small or large, public or private, manufacturing and service companies alike. Standards that integrate with 9001’s requirements include:
QSI offers a proven path to certification, backed by numerous years of industry experience. Whether your quality management system is in need of major or minor changes, our approach helps to foster quality commitment within your organization from the top down.
With QSI, your path to certification and compliance comes with various levels of technical assistance and support. Our consulting services include:
Access to your online, web-based QMS portal that houses all your documentation and integrates all your management system standards in a secure location. We provide:
♦ Software setup and deployment
♦ Employee training in software modules and procedures
♦ Data imports of all existing documentation
♦ Ongoing system support and software upgrades
“We are a delighted customer from the services provided by QSI during our QMS software implementation. They provided continuous support, a proactive approach, guidance throughout the process, and highly resolved issues amicably.”
Make Software Your Competitive Advantage
Automate the processes required for certification with QMS software.
♦ Reduce the manhours spent on data entry
♦ House all your management system standards under one platform
♦ Reduce the time it takes for certification
♦ Gain instant visibility to all QMS data
Benefits of ISO 9001 Certification
♦ Reduce cost
♦ Improve operational efficiency, productivity, and product reliability
♦ Customer satisfaction - meet customer requirements
♦ Access to new markets
♦ Increase market share and sales
♦ Meet statutory and regulatory requirements
♦ Increased environmental benefit
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Key QMS Software Features
As a tool to assist you in the certification process, QSI’s approach is to provide our clients with full system access to our web-based QMS portal, uniquely designed to streamline your processes from the top down. Working together, the applications in the software make your QMS more efficient by automating your processes. Get instant traceability and visibility today.
Improve Your QMS Efficiency
QSI's web-based quality management software comes loaded with over 20 applications that help you leverage and streamline your business processes. The software applications easily integrate with each other so your QMS stays compliant and runs efficiently. Easily integrate processes, such as:
Corrective and Preventive Action, and much more
Know exactly what's going on in all aspects of your management system. Real-time dashboards give you great visibility and insight. With dashboard reports, you can identify your company's opportunity for improvement and steadily decrease systemic issues, including corrective actions, customer returns or complaints, and audit deficiencies.
Dashboard reports allow you to analyze data and identify trends. For example, view your company's gradual decrease in nonconformities, and watch your company improve its efficiency over time.
Instantly access all your documentation at the click of a mouse with our self-hosted, web-based QMS portal. All information is stored on our secure servers, eliminating the need for expensive IT costs and implementation. Get visibility to all areas of your QMS, across all your departments and locations world wide - no matter your company size.
Hassle no more during an audit. With quick search and record retrieval, our software allows you to quickly access your QMS documentation without flipping though mounds of paperwork. The system also comes pre-configured with various sort and filter options, which can also be customized to meet your needs.
Get Notifications. Track Due Dates.
Track due dates with interactive calendar management. Get email notifications of key due dates, such as:
Calibration / maintenance due dates
CAPA / NCR approval and assignment
All the software applications you need to manage your compliance.
Bud Weightman, President of QSI, is an international management systems expert involved with management and technical systems for over 40 years. As President of QSI, Bud is involved with the industry committees responsible for emerging requirements, including: revision of API specifications, leading various API Task Groups, and lead auditor for the accreditation of SEMS Audit Providers through the Center for Offshore Safety. Bud’s experience includes working with ISO 9001, ISO 14000, and OHSAS 18000 management systems, as well as industry-specific certification schemes such as API Q1 and Q2, AS9100, ASME systems, and numerous other standards.