Standard Issues: Don’t Miss the Intro!
Understanding the introductory material in a standard is key to proper implementation
- Quality Progress
- August 2022
- Volume 55 Issue 8
- pp. 43-45
- Cressionnie, L.L. “Buddy”
- ASD Expertise LLC
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Users must ensure a full understanding of ISO 9001 and ISO 9001-based sector standards for proper implementation, effectiveness and efficiency. That understanding starts with using the correct standard for the organization and the quality management system context by comprehending the introduction. International Aerospace Quality Group publishes support material on its website that includes posted clarifications to ensure users are correctly applying and understanding the standards it develops.