Preparing Your company for QS-9000 (A Guide for the Automotive Industry), ASQC
Quality Press, Milwaukee, WI (1995).
Having completed much of the desk audit (a full review of documents, minutes, correspondence, budgets, fiscal audits, publications, manuals, bylaws, policies, and so forth) and plumbed the most recent ASQC
member needs assessment, we attended these meetings with a raft of questions in mind.
Since its formation in 1946, ASQC
has been extremely active in the development of quality standards in America.
In December, 1991, however, an agreement between the Registrar Accreditation Board (RAB), a subsidiary of the ASQC
, and ANSI resulted in the American National Accreditation Program for Registrars of Quality Systems.
A certified instructor and examiner of nuclear technology, Harris is currently pursuing NRC inspector certification, ASQC
Reliability Engineer, and PE certification.
Rosander, The Quest for Quality in Services (Milwaukee, Wisconsin: ASQC
Quality Press, 1989).
offers training and accreditation in quality management and also administers the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.
Leonard, The New Philosophy for K-12 Education: A Deming Framework for Transforming America's Schools (Milwaukee: ASQC
Quality Press, 1996).
Orchestrating Learning with QualityMilwaukee, WI: ASQC
This maybe why when ASQC
does its annual service review, the food business does worse every year.
, which still exists today, helped professionalize quality control engineers and increased the visibility of quality control departments by encouraging them to occupy a higher level in the organization, one that reports directly to the plant manager.
1991), An Approach to Quality Improvement that Works: Implementing Quality Improvement in the 90s, ASQC
Quality Press, Milwaukee, WI.