Oxebridge Demands Accreditation Body UAF Be Ejected from IAF After Refusing to Take Action in Chemotherapy Glove Scandal
The United Accreditation Forum continues to deny irregularities with the testing of Golden Care gloves certified by inspection body TurCert.
Oxebridge has launched a new Fundrazr campaign specific to whistleblower protection activities.
APAC’s Graeme Drake has allowed months to pass while reportedly defective chemotherapy gloves are being released under test certificates accredited by its member, UAF.
DOD CMMC Rep Confirms IG Investigation, Declines to Provide Updates on Reciprocity or “Home Inspection” Rule
The DOD won’t release updates on FedRAMP, ISO 27001 reciprocity with CMMC, nor provide the promised CIO ruling on inspections of private residences for CMMC compliance.
The resignation comes after Chaillan insulted Space Force leadership in a public interview, and hours after Oxebridge editorial calling for his ouster.
SCC, SWEDAC, and FDA’s MDSAP office have all confirmed they are looking into the partnership as a potential conflict of interest and risk to impartiality.
EuroLab TurCert is alleged to have issued improper test certificates for chemotherapy gloves, while under the banner of UAF accreditation.
Opastaja QC purports to operate from Las Vegas, but joins a long list of Indian mills selling counterfeit ISO 9001 certificates.
Caspian Pipeline, Responsible for Falsifying Reports Related to Oil Spill, Holds ISO 14001 Environmental Certifications
The firm’s website “guarantees” environmental safety while pointing to its Bureau Veritas certifications.
Medical Device Notified Body Intertek Forms Consultancy Partnership, Setting Off Allegations of Conflicts of Interest
Intertek announced a partnership with consulting firm Globizz, and then linked its certification services with the planned consulting offerings.
Quality professionals must stop demanding automatic management commitment, and stop expecting a seat at the executive table before they’ve earned it.
Oxebridge performs its annual analysis of the official ISO Survey data related to worldwide ISO 9001 certificates.
[The following was submitted anonymously through the ISO Whistleblower Reporting tool. Because of its presentation and information, I thought I would publish this in full as a guest editorial. Meanwhile, we will look into the allegations made herein. -- CP] I have...
Oh, and AIMM presenters mentioned that AS9100 is getting an early revision, breaking cycle with ISO 9001.
Oxebridge founder calls on USAF CSO Nicolas Chaillan and CIO Lauren Knausenberger to resign after a flood of whistleblower allegations of waste, fraud, and abuse of office.
Oxebridge’s 2021 list of countries with the most severe problems related to counterfeit or questionable ISO certifications.
Adding a simple clause to ISO 17021-1 could set the stage for the complete reformation of ISO certifications worldwide, earning back trust.
CMMC and other industry consultants are making their case based on threats and fear; quality management consultants tried that for decades, and were rejected.
ASQ included “marketing expenses” and other indirect expenses in its calculations of Cost of Goods Sold, allowing it to avoid paying taxes, and request a $29,000 refund.
“Ridiculous Bastardry”: After Minor Update, ISO Converts Previously Free Standard to $170 Paid Version
For decades, the ISO standard for the XML tool Schematron was free; a minor update jacked the price up to $175.
UKAS CEO Matt Gantley is not a snake-egg hatcher.
Another look at Oxebridge’s sometimes-hilarious editorial graphics.
The new Annex SL “Appendices” have some curious flowcharts in them.
Yes, they have a committee for that.
Some of the latest comic strip adventures of Ray Battlesbee, the ISO Auditor.
Oxebridge has created an official wiki page for THE AUDITOR comic strip.
Oxebridge founder Christopher Paris is not trying to sell his book during this video about not selling books.
The entire first year of strips is now available in a single, free PDF e-book.
Fans of THE AUDITOR can now donate to the official Oxebridge page on Patreon.
Advisera will give you the course for free, but charges you for the certificate.
Extracting tangible benefits from ISO 9001’s Clause 8.5.6 on “Control of Changes”
An easy way to quickly comply with ISO 9001’s requirement to define competency requirements.
ISO 9001 is silent on the design of processes and formal process change management, but implementing them can ensure proper overall process management.
Guest post by Anilkumar Merakh discussing the basics and role of the International Accreditation Forum (IAF).
Guidance on implementing a “Traction” Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS) alongside an ISO 9001 quality management system.
Oxebridge Q001 moves beyond ISO 9001’s “Quality Policy,” providing a demonstrable means of proving a company has implemented a true culture of quality.
Extracting tangible benefits from ISO 9001’s Clause 8.5.5 on “Post-Delivery Activities”
Extracting tangible benefits from ISO 9001’s Clause 8.5.4 on “Preservation.”
Oxebridge’s ISO 45001 implementation approach can help identify and verify legal compliance.
Extracting tangible benefits from ISO 9001’s Clause 8.5.3 on “Customer and Supplier Property”