All the Reasons You Could Need to Implement an Integrated Management System

Explore some of the compelling reasons for implementing and integrated management systems, or integrating your siloed management systems.

Don’t Waste Resources – Integrate Management Systems

Implementing ISO Standards in Silos   Responding to the demand of interested parties, including regulatory authorities, as well the need to be competitive, and participate in the open market, has...

Why Top Management Must Lead the Way with Integrated Management Systems

Everything stands or falls on leadership. Enjoying the advantages of an integrated management system are no different. Find out why.

Why is a Process Based Approach to Risk Management Important?

Every activity is part of a process! Every organisation is made up of people, facilities, activities, requirements and goals.   To operate as an organisation, people embark on activities and...
iso 45001

ISO 45001 – what you need to know

ISO 45001:2016 (Draft Internal Standard) The ISO 45001 International Management System Standard is being developed to replace the OHSAS 18001.  ISO 45001 is currently in draft form and has...
12 Feb 2016

How Green is your life? A profile on Malcolm Gray

Moneyweb, a South African financial “news and views” website, profiles Standards & Legal’s Malcolm Gray. The piece covers Malcolm’s pioneering career in environmental, social and corporate governance “ESG” as...

Eight misconceptions about legal registers

The truth is that a well-designed and organised legal platform is a joy for a layperson. Such a platform automates much of what lawyers do, and gives the answers...

When does a company need a legal register?

Firstly, what is a “legal register”? Before answering the the question “when does a company need a legal register? “It is important to ask the question “what is a legal...
30 Oct 2015

S&L selected for ALPHA exhibition at Web Summit, Dublin, 3 – 5 Nov

Web Summit is Europe’s largest Startup/Investor conference, and will be held in Dublin, Ireland from 3 – 5 November 2015. ALPHA is the startup exhibition, for which early stage...
20 Oct 2015

Tragic example of why OHS training is a legal requirement in SA

On the 15th of October 2015, News24 reported that an employee at a Univa factory in Ga Rankuwa near Pretoria, producing washing machines and electrical stoves, was injured while...

DOL and the SACPCMP discussion on the application of the Construction Regulations, 2014

On 30 October 2015, Standards & Legal attended a discussion, hosted by the Department of Labour (the “DOL”) and the South African Council for the Project and Construction Management...
From the Stockholder to the Stakeholder

From the Stockholder to the Stakeholder – How Sustainability can Drive Financial Outperformance

From the stockholder to the stakeholder From the Stockholder to the Stakeholder by The Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment at Oxford University is an excellent review of academic...