Latest News & Opinion on the ISO Certification Scheme
Dr. James Kline raises some additional issues plaguing the American Society for Quality.
Oxebridge has launched a pilot program for ISO 17034 implementation, and is inviting reference material producers to join.
How Oxebridge’s new Q001 standard improves upon ISO 9001, and shows that making standards right isn’t rocket science.
Oxebridge founder Christopher Paris just released a “remix” of ISO 9001, in the form of the open-source standard, Oxebridge Q001.
For years I was trolled online by someone at Kimberly-Clark, but his reasons didn’t make sense… until now.
The EA claims the accreditation body Akkreditierung Austria has not had sufficient time to merely acknowledge a complaint submitted to it months ago.
Some business owners have dramatically unrealistic expectations on how much ISO 9001 consulting costs, so let’s work this out.
What happens when Oxebridge’s Chris Paris is back in Peru, working remotely. Also, Christmas!
The consulting firm stole the free Oxebridge template kit and is reselling it for nearly $300, while using stolen photos to represent its staff.
Refusals by the Austrian accreditation body to acknowledge a complaint now put it at the center of an ISO 9001 scandal investigation.
Extracting tangible benefits from ISO 9001’s Clause 8.4 on “Control of Externally Provided Processes, Products and Services”
Extracting tangible benefits from ISO 9001’s Clause 8.3 on “Design & Development of Products & Services”
A summary of the concerns regarding ISO’s mandatory “Annex L” text for standards.
An article on ISO 9001 was literally “fake news.”
Extracting tangible benefits from ISO 9001’s Clause 8.2 on “Requirements for Products & Services”
The IT security firm Synoptek claims expertise in ISO 27001, but was subjected to a ransomware attack.
Extracting tangible benefits from ISO 9001’s Clause 8.1 on “Operational Planning and Control”
Extracting tangible benefits from ISO 9001’s Clause 7 “Support”
Extracting tangible benefits from ISO 9001’s Clause 6 “Resources”
Extracting tangible benefits from ISO 9001’s Clause 5 on “Leadership”
Members are circulating a petition to correct damage done by years of harsh policies and financial mismanagement.
Extracting tangible benefits from ISO 9001’s Clause 4 “Context of the Organization”
Auditors falsifying actual audit duration is theft, and could easily by shut down by Accreditation Bodies.
Oxebridge provides guidance on implementing Human Factors controls in an aerospace manufacturing environment.
The Registration Management Committee is refusing to take up a complaint filed with it against Probitas, the AS9100 auditor certification body.
The regional accreditation body IAAC will take up a complaint regarding ANAB’s decision to allow NQA representative to threaten a company for hiring Oxebridge.
Complaint Escalated Against Quality Austria, Cites Violations of Eighteen ISO 17021 Accreditation Rules
A complaint against Quality Austria has been escalated to its accreditation body Akkreditierung Austria, citing violations of 18 different ISO 17021 clauses.
Southwest United Industries has been identified by the FAA as responsible for defective Boeing 737 slat tracks, yet holds AS9100 certification from Bureau Veritas.
The Greek accreditation body ESYD has cleared the registrar BQC of violating ISO 17021, but has not clarified how this decision was reached.
Oxebridge has launched “The Auditor,” a semi-regular comic strip about the wonderful world of ISO 9001 auditing.
Prosegur suffered a ransomware attack, despite ISO 27001 certification attesting to the company’s information security systems.
New evidence shows Quality Austria was actively marketing its services to clients of a Qatar consulting company operated by its own employees.
ISO has published ISO 20671 on “Brand Evaluation,” and it represents everything that ISO doesn’t do for its own brand.
Oxebridge founder Christopher Paris has received an award of recognition for its support of the Policía Nacional del Perú.
What working as a consultant for Oxebridge looks like during a six-week period.