Standard Practice for Establishing Quality Management Systems for Nondestructive Testing Agencies
|Publication Date:||1 June 2017|
|ICS Code (Product and company certification. Conformity assessment):||03.120.20|
|ICS Code (Test conditions and procedures in general):||19.020|
|ICS Code (Management systems):||03.100.70|
This practice covers general requirements for the establishment and maintenance of a quality management system for agencies engaged in nondestructive testing (NDT).
This practice utilizes criteria contained in Practice E543.
This practice utilizes criteria contained in American National Standard ANSI/ISO/ASQ Q9001-2008, Quality management systems-Requirements
This practice recognizes the importance of establishing minimum safety criteria.
The use of SI or inch-pound units, or combinations thereof, will be the responsibility of the technical committee whose standards are referred to in this standard.
This practice does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this practice to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.