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Articles about quality, environmental and safety compliance issues.

This expert video addresses rack safety standards and the required inspections. Tony, a 30 year veteran of the industry, discusses the CSA User Guide, CSA Training and how it might benefit safety at your business. Storage racks are the backbone of the logistics industry. Used by businesses around the world, their maintenance and safety should […]


Law must be public! Here at Nimonik, we believe that all legal obligations should be freely accessible in an open and machine readable digital format. Today, too many industrial standards referenced in law remain behind costly paywalls or outdated technology. In addition to this, certain countries and states still charge for access to laws or […]


NimonikApp has been updated with a series of improvements, everything from better reporting to more authorization control. These updates are free to all of our subscribers and aim to further improve environmental, safety and quality compliance. Reporting Improved reporting on Facility (or operations) performance. See a clear numerical value for the compliance of each location. […]


CISS has newly integrated the PCI DSS V 3.2 standard into the CISS framework on the Nimonik platform. Performing and reporting PCI audit/testing is now easier than ever before, using the CISS PCI template. You can shape your PCI audit according to your scope by selecting one or multiple PCI requirements or areas. The CISS framework […]


Nimonik is very happy to introduce an improved Facility Comparison Report. This report allows you to quickly identify operations that are performing better than others. You can easily see the average score for each Facility and then you can filter by Facility, by Division, by Date and by Status of the Audit. All of the […]


According to the United States Department of Labour, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, there were an average of 4,821 workers killed on the job in 2014, with more than 92 fatalities a week and 13 deaths every day[1]. Eliminating these leading causes of illnesses, injuries and fatalities in the workplace starts by increasing safety efforts from employers, safety […]


Nimonik has seen hundreds of ISO 14001 Legal Registers and they seem to come in all shapes and sizes. Whether your organization is ISO 14001:2015, ISO 14001:2004 or even”following” the standard, building a proper legal register or legal profile for your organization can be a big help for compliance. In the presentation below Nimonik’s CEO, Jonathan Brun, […]


In response to a number of failures of high-level shutdown systems (HLSSs) at oil and gas facilities, the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has introduced the High-Level Shutdown System Risk Assessment Checklist. The checklist is designed to establish best practices for HLSS inspections to prevent failures that can result in releases. Operators that have a flare […]


Sorry, this entry is only available in French. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. La Loi sur la qualité de l’environnement a pour objectif la prévention, la réduction, le contrôle de la pollution et l’amélioration de […]


  Last week was a typical week for me. On Saturday, I rode the bus downtown to pick up some books from the library. On Sunday, I cooled down at a splash pad with my family. On Monday, I set out my garbage and recycling for curbside pickup. On Tuesday, I went ice skating at […]