ISO 9001 / AS 9100 / ISO 22000 / ISO 13485 / ISO 18001 / ISO 17025 / 14001
ISO 9001 is a series of standards for Quality Management Systems created and maintained by ISO, the International Organization for Standardization. When an organization adopts a Quality Management System such as ISO 9001:2015, it assures their customers the satisfaction of knowing they are conducting business with a firm who has a strong pledge to quality. Internationally acknowledged and widely used in business today, ISO 9001:2015 Registration enables a company to identify, control, analyze its processes and adhere to continual improvement programs while meeting customer requirements and regulations.
In an industry where excellence is mandated, AS 9100 has been designed for aerospace suppliers to meet customer requirements and regulations. 4K Quality Associates LLC is proud to have the majority of its client list involved in the Aerospace community.
ISO 22000 integrates the principles of the Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) system and application steps with prerequisites programs. With the public demanding quality in the food we consume, ISO 22000 specifies the requirements for food safety management within an organization. Hazard analysis is the key to an effective food safety management system and ISO 22000 involves key elements such as HACCP principles, interactive communication, prerequisite programs, and system management.
Developed for the medical device manufacturing community, ISO 13485 can help reach the objective of meeting customer requirements and stringent regulations.
ISO 18001 is an Occupational Health and Safety Management System that provides tools to create and sustain a safe working environment. Ever so important in business practices today with workers compensation and medical treatment costs on the rise, is an organization where safety is a high priority at the workplace. While implementing an ISO 18001 Quality Management System can help prevent and reduce work place injuries and accidents, it also shows the public, customers, state agencies, and employees your commitment to safety.
ISO 17025 is the International Standard for testing and calibration laboratories. Maintaining an ISO 17025 registered quality management system shows competency to achieve valid testing results, and continually improve their activities to meet customer and national requirements.
ISO 14001 is a series of Environmental Management Systems Standards which enable an organization to control the environmental impacts of its products, production, and services. Developing an Environmental Management System, such as ISO 14001, assures environmental accountability through pollution prevention programs, waste reduction, and maintaining compliance with legislative and regulatory requirements.