Archive for September, 2007

Review of product requirements in an ISO9001:2000 Quality Management System

Tuesday, September 25th, 2007

The ISO9001:2000 quality standard says that you must review product requirements prior to your organization commiting to supply the product to your customer. Different companies handle this in wildly different ways, it all depends on what kind of company you are, and what your product is. For some companies this is easy. You get a […]

Control of Monitoring and Measuring Devices in an ISO9001:2000 Quality Management System

Tuesday, September 18th, 2007

Do you have measuring devices as part of your quality control system? Ever wonder how you need to control them if you want to get ISO9001:2000 registered?

Does Your Company Take Its Quality Policy Seriously?

Tuesday, September 11th, 2007

ISO9001:2000 section 4.2 states the requirement to have a documented quality policy. Cynical people might look at the quality policy as a bunch of horse dung. And lord knows I’ve seen quite a few companies that don’t take any part of their quality system seriously. So its not surprising that some folks might not take […]

Control of Nonconforming Product in an ISO9001:2000 Quality

Wednesday, September 5th, 2007

What is nonconforming product? Do you really have to deal with it? How would YOU deal with it?