Quality Management System Certification Benefits
Quality management certification is becoming more necessary than ever.
Thanks to modern technology, we do business in a global marketplace without physical boundaries. With a world of possibilities, a set of standardization and performance expectation issues were created that in turn inspired the creation of the International Organization for Standardization and its standards for doing business.
Achieving quality management certification for the organizational, product, and service standard requirements of ISO has many benefits in the global marketplace:
- ISO 9001:2008 and TL 9000 certification is an assurance in the international marketplace of your company’s ability to produce and deliver quality products and services utilizing your quality management system within your company.
- Organizations that hold ISO 9000 certifications are often awarded positions on preferred vendor lists.
- ISO registration is a top priority for many companies as many manufacturers are demanding it of suppliers due to the current uncertainty of the viability of companies.
Today any company that wants to be an active player in the competitive international marketplace must take the necessary steps to develop, implement and maintain quality management certification in the areas that apply to their business process. Those who do not will lose their competitive advantage.
Common Internal Benefits of Quality Management Certification
Quality management certification is just as important for your internal operations. Companies that become ISO 9001:2008, TL 9000 and OHSAS 18001:2007 certified can expect to see:
- Economic gains from increasing your market access interoperability
- Reduced overhead when launching new products
- Social benefits and reduced liability costs, are harnessed as increased worker safety and higher corporate esteem are produced by firms that become OHSAS 18001:2007 compliant
- Improved customer satisfaction and fewer product recalls due to improved product quality and reliability
Almost anyone can achieve quality management certification if they dedicate enough time, money and energy to the project. There are volumes of instructions that can be purchased online about ISO certification, and as a result there are numerous areas where misinterpretation can lead to perhaps a great deal of lost company time and effort.
There are four steps that will assist your organization in thinking properly about ISO certification find out what they are. We also invite you to learn more about our turnkey consulting advantages that will make your certification effort successful.
At The ISO 9000 Group are adept at helping you successfully achieve quality management certification in the most flexible and cost-effective manner. We have guided many organizations to achieve quality management certification through our client-focused turnkey consulting services and customized training programs.