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IATF 16949:2016 Transition Q & A

IATF 16949:2016 Transition Q & A

June 21, 2017

FAQs For Transitioning To IATF 16949® Certification body automotive auditors had relevant questions about the IATF 16949® transition.  At EAGLE Certification Group’s June 2017 Boot Camp, the IATF 16949® transition and the unique intent behind some of the new requirements were discussed.   Below are those questions and responses that were covered. *UPDATE 4/23/21: As of…

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The Evolution of IATF 16949®

January 17, 2017

The Road from ISO/TS 16949 to IATF 16949® The automotive quality management standard has come a long way since its inception in 1994. Take a look at simpleQuE’s infographic to learn about the development of the standard, and its progression from QS-9000, to ISO/TS 16949, to IATF 16949®. The International Automotive Task Force (IATF®) created…

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IATF 16949 Transition Timeline

The IATF 16949:2016 Transition Timeline

October 19, 2016

September 14, 2018 is the final transition audit deadline for IATF 16949:2016 – are you ready? Start Your Transition To IATF 16949® If you’re searching for an IATF 16949:2016 consultant, our team at simpleQuE is well-positioned to support your IATF 16949® and MAQMSR consulting (Minimum Automotive Quality Management System Requirements), certification, maintenance, training, and internal auditing needs. Our…

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ISO/TS 16949 Certifications Across the Globe

September 7, 2016

  IATF 16949® is being adopted across the world and setting in place the quality management requirements for the design, development, production, installation, and service of automotive-related products. Take a look below at the world leaders in ISO/TS 16949 certification.

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IATF 16949:2016 – Shifting into High Gear

July 5, 2016

ISO/TS Transitions To IATF 16949® SimpleQuE representatives were invited to attend the EAGLE Certification Group auditor training in June 2016, which included the latest information on anticipated changes to IATF 16949:2016, and they are significant!  Feedback provided by stakeholders from a meeting held in Italy in Spring 2016 was incorporated into the final draft TS…

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