• Reducing the risk

    Discover a new standard for medical device connectors

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    World Standards Day

    How standards build trust - 14 October

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    Powerful new tool to combat bribery

    Discover the new ISO 37001 for anti-bribery management systems

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    Our connected future

    How the Internet of Things will change our lives

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Reducing risk in intravenous delivery is the aim of new standard

Intravenous delivery of medication or other vital products can save lives. But mix-ups with connectors that mean the wrong product is delivered can have catastrophic consequences. A new standard for connectors with intravenous or hypodermic applications has just been published, complementing the series of standards dedicated to reducing risks in such medical settings.

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Cover of ISOfocus September/October 2016 - Our connected future

This month on ISOfocus

The Internet of Things

These are exciting times for the Internet of Things (IoT)! Just imagine that in a few short years IoT technology will be connected to nearly 50 billion “things” of one kind or another. The exponentially growing number of objects connected to the Internet is completely changing our world. What new changes will appear? Which standards need to be developed? How many businesses will benefit?

Aptly entitled “Our connected future”, this issue covers the most pervasive and ubiquitous IoT advances, trends and opinions. Find out more in the latest issue of ISOfocus.

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