ISO 9000

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ISO 9000

a QUALITY standard drawn up by the INTERNATIONAL STANDARDIZATION ORGANIZATION. ISO 9000 is identical to the BRITISH STANDARDS INSTITUTION'S quality standard BS 5750. To obtain certification a supplier is required to establish, document and maintain an effective and economical quality system.
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ISO 9000 quality assurance standards Document Content ISO 9001 Standard for quality assurance in design, development, production, installation and servicing ISO 9002 Standard for quality assurance in production and installation ISO 9003 Standard for quality assurance in final inspection and test of product/service
ISO 9002 and ISO 9003 are more focused or specialized and omit some of the ISO 9001 requirements.
ISO 9001, ISO 9002 and ISO 9003 represent the three models of quality management systems used for contractual situations.
ISO 9003 - Quality Systems - Model for Quality Assurance in Final Inspection and Test.
ISO 9003 is a subset of 9002 and deals with final product inspection and testing.
ISO 9003 outlines a systems model for quality assurance in final inspection and testing.
ISO 9003 (Q93) is a quality model covering only inspection and testing of components and systems.
The ISO 9001:2000 standard replaces the three former standards of the ISO 9000 family: ISO 9001, ISO 9002 and ISO 9003.
ISO 9001:2000, now the only quality management certification standard, replaces the 1994 versions of ISO 9001, ISO 9002 and ISO 9003.
ISO 9001:2000 replaced the 1994 versions of ISO 9001, ISO 9002 and ISO 9003.