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Earlier this year the Novel Corona Virus 19 (COVID-19) began to spread across the world significantly impacting lives, businesses, and communities. This virus was something that most did not anticipate and for many would require working in earnest to reduce its spread and its effects. The first set of measures widely known as “flattening the […]


COVID related travel restrictions are forcing more and more companies to use third parties for their internal audits, but how do you know if your consultants are being comprehensive? With closed borders, locked-down cities and shuttered airports, more and more companies are having to explore outsourcing their internal audit work. Local consultants have to be […]


New standards in the textile industry are more important than ever. Every year, industry moves forward and more compliance obligations need to be met. Regulations and standards start with high risk industries such as chemicals, mining, and oil and gas, but inevitably continue until all industries are forced to improve. One of my favourite parts […]


This blog post is for those who want to understand how they can manage Compliance Obligations and receive regulatory updates that trigger Actions. The vast majority of companies do this with an old fashion newsletter and Excel, but this leaves a lot of risks, gaps and issues. Another set of people will opt for consultants […]


The famous management guru Peter Drucker stated, “First things first; second things not at all”. He goes on to explain that the order of the actions you engage in is even more important than the actions you engage in. When it comes to compliance with quality, safety or environmental requirements the first thing you need […]


Get ready for your COR Audits and certification with free templates you can use on iOS and Android devices The Certificate of Recognition program, or COR, verifies whether a company’s health and safety programs meet Canadian national standards. Not only does this program seek to help companies reduce incidents, injuries, and the associated costs through […]


Having worked at a northern Ontario gold mine, I know firsthand the importance of managing your risk and environmental compliance. As a metallurgical student I worked at a open pit and underground mine where I was responsible for sampling the tailing pond and adjusting chemical balances and ensuring we remained within our permit limits. Thinking […]


Over the past year, Nimonik has worked hard to improve the usability of its software. One of our main goals is to offer all of our customers an easy to use interface to identify Compliance Obligations, issue Actions and complete Audits and inspections. Our current priority is to simplify the Nimonik software to help our […]


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