Following BSI Lead, ANSI Doubles Price on FDIS 9001:2015

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has raised the price for the FDIS version of ISO 9001:2015 from $88 to $179, apparently after BSI began selling the draft standard at a higher price. The move has raised questions within ISO circles as to whether this...

US TAG Elections – A More Serious Look

[Updated with link to download TAG rules.] Yes, I am announcing my intention to run as a write-in candidate for the Chair of US TAG to TC 176. And I plan to run on a campaign promise that anyone who votes for me a free unicorn pony. If you don’t like unicorn...

Sources: AS9100 to Decouple From ISO 9001 by 2020

Sources within the IAQG and AAQG have indicated to Oxebridge that the groups intend to “decouple” AS9100 from ISO 9001 in about five years. The result will be that the IAQG creates a standalone accreditation scheme that does not rely on ANAB or other IAF...