John Selwood ACA explains root cause analysis (sometimes abbreviated to RCA), looking ahead to the new quality management standard that specifically requires the process to be performed.

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8/8/2018
Kim Staples
When firms reported their gender pay gap data this year, it showed up some quite shocking stats. An incredible 78% of organisations had pay gaps in favour of men – and for 13% of them, that gap was over 30%.It’s clear that there’s a...
30/7/2018
Kim Staples
Healthier North-West London has released a guide to recognising signs of ill health in residents. It’s called, aptly, ‘Is my resident well?’Created by clinical lead Dr Asha Katwa and NHS staff, the guide encourages carers to ask themselves...
24/7/2018
Kim Staples
The REACH deadline has only just, well, reached us – but it’s only a few months now until the UK leaves the EU, and the regulation may not even apply to us any more.So what will that mean for companies that handle large amounts of...
19/7/2018
Kim Staples
The Health and Safety Executive has released its latest report into work-related fatal injuries, with provisional data for 2017/18.Sadly, the headline figure has increased: there were 144 fatalities this year, up from 135 in 2016/17.In...
Online VAT filing
11/7/2018
Croner-i Staff

From April 2019, all businesses registered for VAT will have to maintain digital records

US steel tariffs
11/7/2018
Croner-i Staff

US Tariffs on steel and aluminium could cost UK £125m a year

employment status
10/7/2018
Croner-i Staff

The continued growth in demand for labour seems set to lead to a further tightening of the UK labour market...

Brexit
10/7/2018
Amy Austin

What kind of Brexit is the UK heading for, with two cabinet resignations in one day.