August, 2018 Newsletter Articles

Quality Plan Guidance

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The third edition of ISO 10005, Quality management – Guidelines for quality plans, has been published. This document gives guidelines for establishing, reviewing, accepting, applying, and revising quality plans. It is applicable to quality plans for any intended output, whether a process, product, service, project, or contract, and any type or size of organization. ISO 10005:2018 is applicable whether the organization has a management system in conformity with ISO 9001:2015 or not. It provides guidance and does not specify...

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IATF 16949 SIs and FAQs

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The International Automotive Task Force (IATF) has approved the release of updated IATF 16949:2016 Sanctioned Interpretations (SIs) and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). Sanctioned Interpretations alter the existing published requirements of the IATF 16949:2016 standard.  Frequently Asked Questions clarify an existing requirement. Sanctioned Interpretations The approved Sanctioned Interpretations include “revised” SI 8, clause 8.4.2.3, Supplier quality management system development and SI 10, clause 7.1.5.3.2, External...

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ISO 22000:2018

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ISO 22000:2018, “Food safety management systems — Requirements for any organization in the food chain”, has been published to replace ISO 22000:2005. ISO 22000 specifies requirements for a food safety management system (FSMS) to enable an organization that is directly or indirectly involved in the food chain to: a) plan, implement, operate, maintain, and update a FSMS providing products and services that are safe, in accordance with their intended use; b) demonstrate compliance with applicable statutory and regulatory food...

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ISO 27005:2018

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ISO 27005:2018, Information technology – Security techniques – Information security risk management, is available with guidelines for information security risk management. ISO 27005 supports the general concepts specified in ISO 27001 and is designed to assist the implementation of information security based on a risk management approach. Knowledge of the concepts, models, processes, and terminologies described in ISO 27001 and ISO 27002 is important for a complete understanding of ISO 27005. ISO 27005 is applicable to all types...

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ISO 19011:2018

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ISO 19011:2018, the third edition of the “Guidelines for Auditing Management Systems” standard, has been released and replaces the second edition (ISO 19011:2011). According to the standard itself, the main differences compared to the second edition are: 1. addition of the risk-based approach to the principles of auditing; 2. expansion of guidance on managing an audit program, including audit program risk; 3. expansion of guidance on conducting an audit, particularly the section on audit planning; 4. expansion of the generic...

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