Latest News & Opinion on the ISO Certification Scheme
The company boasted that its ISO 27001 certification assured the security of its data, which is now at risk for being published if a ransom is not paid.
Oxebridge is offering new suite of low-cost, remote implementation services for ISO 9001, AS9100, ISO 45001, ISO 14001 and other standards.
GIC responded to an official complaint by falsely accusing Oxebridge of fraud, a criminal act under Singapore’s anti-defamation laws.
The new AS9104/3 rules will force auditors to write nonconformities, regardless of objective evidence.
Daryl Guberman and Don LaBelle of Guberman PMC Registrars have been handed a stunning, comprehensive legal defeat.
SAI’s Deann Minamino argued that auditors have “moved away from” recording evidence of verbal interviews.
SQA Services continues to market itself as a subject matter expert on quality audits, while holding an ISO 9001 certificate with fake accreditation marks.
BSI’s response to a formal complaint ignored documented evidence, and was sent without any corporate signature.
Less than six months in, and the Oxebridge comic strip is already past 100 episodes.
The ISO 9001 certification bodies appear to be stalling for time by not acknowledging receipt of official complaints.
Quality Registrar System has temporarily lost its official accreditation for colluding with a Qatar-based consultancy.
Christopher Paris of Oxebridge is quoted alongside other greats such as Drucker, Disney, Bezos and Abraham Lincoln.
Quality Digest runs an article that eviscerates the ISO 9001 standard and surrounding certification.
One of the world’s largest registrars is just selling certificate paper at this point.
Indian Plant That Killed 12 in Gas Explosion Held ISO 9001, ISO 14001 Certification from Bureau Veritas
LG Polymers in Visakhapatnam India holds ISO 14001 environmental management certification, which is unlikely to be revoked despite massive death toll.
Quality Registrar Systems’ auditing services were included in a proposal issued by Altair Inspection Services, in violation of ISO 17021 accreditation rules.
BSI set a “1 nonconformity per audit day” goal to measure auditor performance and to improve the company’s finances.
The Centre for Assessment is offering 10% discounts on certification audits to clients of consultants who submit referrals to them, in possible violation of ISO 17021-1.
An ISO 9001 certificate mill in Qatar uses the US Presidential Seal as an accreditation mark, because why not.
2018 tax returns for the IAF were signed by ANAB President Keith Greenaway.
Fake market research firms publish fake market research papers for people who like that sort of thing.
“Improve Your Tone” – Vince Desmond Rages After Asked To Address Claim That CQI Accredits UK Colleges
Rather than answer simple questions about CQI’s role as an official accreditation body, the CQI CEO demanded Oxebridge “change its tone” when addressing him.
David Hutchins sells “diplomas” from his self-made “college” and then insults anybody who thinks this might be dubious.
Oxebridge is moving to pursue criminal bribery charges against Quality Austria’s accreditation body, Akkreditierung Austria
Two years too late, the Alan & Buddy show takes to the road to tell people how to update their AS9100 systems.
Nice infographic on steps to consider when resuming work post-quarantine.
The IAF and the Indian accreditation body NABCB focused solely on outing a whistleblower, rather than investigating a complaint against a network of dubious companies.
Guardian Independent Certificationi in Bahrain performed at least two triple-standard certification audits far below the minimum audit days required by IAF rules.
The Oxebridge Directory will be built on blockchain, allowing an immutable chain of data transactions.
ASQ prevoiusly ignored its Code of Ethics when confronted with racism but is invoking it now in order to ensure an election goes their way.
The new Oxebridge Q017 standard provides concrete requirements and guidance on how to conduct remote management system audits.
UKAS claims its endorsement of Zoom teleconferencing software came from “advice from our retained security experts.”
ASQ refused to offer members supplemental health insurance, and now that’s exactly what they need.
During the coronavirus outbreak, ISO is making some of its standards available for free, including ISO 13485.
Another look at Oxebridge’s sometimes-hilarious editorial graphics.