Tag Archives: Vanguard

A Vanguard response to the Volkswagen crisis

A fuller analysis of the role of bad management in the emissions-rigging obliged by EC regulations: A Vanguard response to the Volkswagen crisis – The Volkswagen crisis: Does your organisation cheat too? Advertisements

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Down the memory hole: The Case of the Vanishing Adjudication

The Buildfreedom.com website cited below has vanished, just like the vanishing ASA adjudication against the BSI that it reported.  Fortunately, the reference can still be found with The Wayback Machine. http://web.archive.org/web/20140713190437/http://buildfreedom.com/content/reciprocality/r1/example.html Buildfreedom.com tells a curious tale in which the BSI’s … Continue reading

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How to assess the quality of a pathology service: surrogate measures

The Royal College of Pathologists has published a draft report entitled How to assess the quality of a pathology service.  Report of a meeting held to discuss the evaluation of medical laboratories in the context of health service reform. Despite praising ISO 15189, … Continue reading

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