GNH India continues to sell Biocence products which were deemed “fraudulent” by the US FDA.
Accreditation body representatives continue to assert a formal response had been sent, despite not having done so.
AB Certifications issued an ISO 9001 certificate to Cotecna, a competing certification body, in apparent violation of accreditation rules.
$50 two-hour online class for internal auditors wanting to learn how to conduct process-based management system audits.
A publication on Human Factors copies text from documents published by ICAO and CAA, and uses it without attribution.
In Violation of International Rules, Cotecna Holds ISO 9001 Certification Alongside ISO 17021 Accreditation
Cotecna’s Indian office issues ISO 9001 QMS certifications while holding an ISO 9001 certification itself, setting up insurmountable conflicts of interest.
Manufacturing Process Specification SRL of Italy held multiple AS9100 certifications during a three-year period in which it allegedly sold counterfeit aluminum and titanium parts to Leonardo for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner.
The move suggests Federal prosecutors are preparing to move against senior officials at Cask.
OASIS v3 Upgrade Maintains Overall Functionality, But with Improved Interface and Watchlist Features
The new database of AS9100 certifications will undergo a dramatic refresh.
Whistleblowers allege BAH is the beneficiary of stolen intellectual property provided by volunteer companies who were led to believe P1 was a non-commercial program.
Standards improve requirements for documents and records before remote auditing methods are debated.
A graphical map tracking how the International Accreditation Forum sits at the center of many of the world’s worst disasters, product recalls, and deadly accidentes.
I sat down for a lively interview with US Army Major and cybersecurity expert Leslie Weinstein to discuss accreditation within the CMMC scheme.
Don’t panic, stop spending, avoid the sunk-cost fallacy, and pay attention to the critics who have been consistently right since Day One.
DoD’s Arrington Sues Federal Gov for Failure to Provide Her Due Process, Doesn’t Wait for Due Process
Complaint claims that after five months, no action was taken on Arrington’s security clearance suspension, but DoD procedures allow for a minimum processing time of six months, with no upper limit.
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.
A fake profile on LinkedIn is promoting fake books on Amazon, written by fake authors.
The second collection of comics featuring Ray Battlesbee is now available for free download.
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.
A look at the official ISO standard governing rules for calibration and test laboratories.
A look at the official ISO standard governing rules for bodies certifying persons.
A look at the official ISO standard governing rules for management system Certification Bodies.
A look at the official ISO standard governing rules for Inspection Bodies.
A look at the official ISO standard governing rules for Accreditation Bodies.
A look at the official ISO standard on conformity assessment terms, definitions, and related principles.
An introduction into the series of ISO standards dedicated to certification and accreditation of people, organizations, processes, products, and systems.
How to implement AS9100’s clause on Prevention of Counterfeit Parts in companies that may not have an unlimited budget.
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.