ISO 9001 Quality News & Updates

The latest news and helpful updates from simpleQuE’s ISO 9001 quality experts for manufacturing and service companies seeking to implement, improve or simplify their Quality Management Systems.

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ISO Audit Preparation and Tips

June 15, 2015

  SimpleQuE ISO Auditing Prepares You for Certification and Helps You Maintain Certification By now, if you are a manufacturer or service provider, you likely know the importance of achieving ISO certification. For every company – in just about every industry – it means you have met the requirements for an effective quality management system.…

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Accuride Corporation Case Study

April 21, 2015

Evansville, Ind.-based Accuride Corporation is a leading manufacturer of steel and aluminum wheels, wheel-end components for commercial vehicles, and gray ductile and austempered ductile iron castings. The Henderson, Ky. testing lab performs testing of truck wheels produced by all of Accuride’s North American operations. This state-of-the-art testing facility conducts physical and metallurgical testing per American…

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9001 Questions with Larry the ISO Guy

April 7, 2015

Quality check…make that six questions! We recently sat down with Larry, vice president of simpleQuE and resident ISO expert. Larry has been with simpleQuE since 2007. In addition to his duties at simpleQuE, he continues to perform third-party audits for multiple certification bodies and is a course instructor for ASQ and ACLASS.

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Everything You Need to Know About ISO 9001: 2015 and ISO 14001: 2015 In One Day

April 2, 2015

As the leading training source for ISO 9001 and ISO 14001, among other standards, we are excited to offer two great training sessions in one day. On Monday, April 13, the simpleQuE team will be onsite at Aileron in Tipp City, Ohio, to conduct ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 implementation trainings.  Our hands-on approach and…

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It’s Time to Celebrate: ISO 9001 Certification Audit with No Findings

March 30, 2015

Golden Promise Equipment (GPE) manufactures flow meters and pumps for a wide variety of industries. Located in New York with a factory in New Jersey, GPE aims to sell quality products to distributors, agencies as well as end users worldwide. Their products are varied and diverse and can be used across several businesses including, but…

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The Facts Behind ISO 9001

March 24, 2015
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Making ISO 9001 a Fit for Cybex International

March 17, 2015

When commercial fitness equipment company, Cybex International, decided to move into the physical therapy market, management realized that ISO certification would be a real benefit to the business. What they did not realize was the scope of the task as they struggled to bring two domestic and one international manufacturing site into compliance with ISO…

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ISO Standard Development Cycle

March 10, 2015

The ISO 9001 standard has seen many changes over the past few decades. Every five years, the standards are reviewed for relevance to determine if any updates are needed. There are several steps involved in developing an ISO standard. Today’s infographic highlights the process.

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Preparing for Change and Risk

February 26, 2015

The simpleQuE team is preparing for the ISO changes and recently attended NQA’s overview of the draft changes to ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015. The major revisions of both standards are due by September and will incorporate this high level structure divided into 10 sections:

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Three Reasons for ISO 9001 Certification

February 17, 2015
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