The Results Are In

Abstract:The ISO released a revision in September of 2015, the ISO 9001:2015. This revision, with regards to quality management systems (QMS), established more flexibility for organizations, but also requires more of any QMS. In a survey given to auditors certified by the International Registry of Certificated Auditors (IRCA), auditors generally responded positively to the ISO 9001:2015. The survey was given to 5,400 auditors from 118 countries, and for the most part, the auditors agreed that ISO 9001:2015 provides clear and easily implemented guidelines. However, North American auditors tended to disagree on these two points and found that both understanding and auditing the ISO 9001:2015 was …

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Thanks for the article.
--Boukhzar Omar, 10-14-2017


Very good analysis. Way to start a survey of this nature for ISO standards while similar surveys may exist. More Respondents would have given more weightage for this Survey, and also more countries/regions who are active in ISO 9001:2015 could have been included as Representative Samples. Overall, Way to go !!
--Murali R, 10-11-2017


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