BS EN ISO 9000 series relates to quality systems and is produced in several sections. The principles of quality assurance embrace all activities and functions concerned with the attainment of quality. BSI Quality Management Handbook QMH 100 is essential reading.
Having purchased quality CAD equipment, the products which the company propose to manufacture need to be designed and developed from conception following an agreed quality assurance working procedure practised by all employees throughout the organization. QA systems are usually accredited and certified by a third party such as a professional institution or association.
An organization should be able to show that all drawings, documentation and necessary calculations
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A company which can demonstrate superior technical skill and expertise has a considerable asset which can be used to advantage in marketing. Proven excellence invariably increases pride and well-being in company employees.
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