ISO 9001 is an international standardized document setting the requirements for modern management and the company management technologies. This adoption provides stable company operation and production output of high quality corresponding to the consumers’ requirements and expectations.
Certified Management System proves the legitimacy of the certification of conformance or compulsory certification.
The eight fundamental principles of quality management include:
- Customer orientation
- Management leadership
- aff involvement
- Process approach
- System approach to management
- Stable improvement
- Fact-based decision-making
- Mutually beneficial supplier relationship
IQNET- INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATION NETWORK
Certificate Mark IQNet "Certified Management System" is considered to be the proof of an effectively certified system for consumer management.
Established in 1990, IQNet, International Certification Network, is the largest provider of management system certification. Headquartered in Bern (Switzerland), IQNet includes 36 certification bodies and more than 150 branches worldwide.
The main objectives of IQNet are:
- Customs satisfaction by offering the innovative services: benchmarking tools or new IQNet products;
- Management certification recognition and promotion issued by IQNet partners (once certified - recognized everywhere).
The IQNet certificate is the main evidence for the international recognition of management certification by all IQNet partners.
The English version of the IQNet certificate is a global passport for all customers and other interested parties all around the world.
The special certification systems are developed and used in the Russian Federation to protect consumers from low-quality products and services. These systems represent a set of programs to provide considerate estimation of the product characteristics and the correspondence to the established quality standards. The result of the certification is the registration and the distribution of approval documents, as well as the special sign application on the product package.
The Russian estimation system(GOST R) uses ROSTEST sign to certificate production providing the programs based on voluntary and compulsory procedure. The compulsory program includes specified standards of sign application, regulated by GOST 50460-92 "The sign of conformity for compulsory certification. Shape, size and technical requirements". The voluntary program uses the sign excluding organization code and including the inscription “voluntary certification”. If the distributed document is the quality declaration, the sign of conformity does not contain any additional codes or notes.