ECAE provides independent third-party and internationally accredited inspection services on the following areas based on ISO/IEC 17020
Inspecting whether factories/industries are following the required manufacturing system during production process
Inspecting the raw materials and components to be used during the production process
During Production Inspection
Inspecting after the first product leave the production line for any defects or deviation from quality parameters and suggesting practical and effective ways in which these can be improved.
Inspecting the merchandise when it is packed and ready for shipment by pulling out random samples based on international sampling techniques verifying quantity, function, color, size, specifications, labeling details to make sure that requirements are met
Supervision of Loading
After pre-shipment inspection is over inspecting the loading materials appropriateness, environmental conditions, cleanliness and integrity of the containers to ensure the safety deliver of the products
Why the world needs ISO 45001 for workplace safety management system
Whether you are an employee, a manager or a business owner, you share a common goal you don’t want anyone to get hurt on the job. Here we will look at how the standard will reduce risks and create better working conditions around the world.
Every 15 seconds a worker dies from a work related accident or diseases and 153 people experience a work related injury. The direct and indirect cost of occupational illness and accidents at work is estimated at USD 2.8 trillion worldwide. These represent an enormous burden for organizations and society as a whole. But with robust and effective processes in place, many accidents can be prevented. This is where the future ISO45001 on occupational health and safety comes in. Designed to help all organization of all sizes and industries put in place a safe working environment for their employees, the standard is expected to reduce workplace injuries and illness around the world. Given that this new management system will become a part of business norm, regardless of whether organization choose to adopt it or not. Since the standard helps to set up a system vital for worker safety in work place, it’s important to stay abreast of the latest development.
The development of this new standard is timely because it coincides with the recent newly revised ISO9001 (quality management system) and ISO 14001(environmental management system) which use a common risk based framework and easy to put them into practice. The commonalties among the standards enable organization to integrate them more easily into their business processes. The standard does not deal with products and how they should be used or maintained rather the focus is the workplace safety and for this it use a technique of identifying the hazards at work to get rid of and minimize those that pose a significance. Furthermore as it does not conflict with other document and standards, it enhances the opportunity of integrating with overall business processes.
The standard also gives credibility which as a result helps others key interest that is, quality of products and service.
IAF - International Accreditation Forum
ILAC - International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation
QA - Quality Austria
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