One Question for ISO TMB’s Susan LK Briggs

As I mentioned earlier, ISO 9001 registrar NQA-USA is hosting a pricey seminar on transitioning to ISO 9001:2015 featuring ISO Technical Management Board representative Susan LK Briggs. Ms. Briggs is one of the top architects of the controversial “Annex...

ISO DIS 9001 Gets Approved, Proceeds to FDIS Stage

The ISO DIS 9001:2015 standard was approved by a majority of ISO member nations, meaning the standard is tracking for an on-time publication date of late 2015. The countries that voted against the DIS (draft international standard) were the United States, along...

REPRINT: ISO 9001’s Existential Crisis

(Originally posted 06 Sept 2013) With the Committee Draft of ISO 9001:2015, it’s evident that ISO has entered into a full blown existential crisis. I’d say mid-life crisis, but that would assume we are only halfway through the life of ISO 9001, and ISO...