This practical resource examines the evolution and rationale of the ISO 9000 series of standards, their structure, interpretation, and relationship to other quality systemsproviding theory as well as applications and demonstrating how to put the standards into place to achieve quality.
Offering detailed, easily accessible information on a host of ISO issues, Understanding ISO 9000 and Implementing the Basics to Quality supplies specific methods and tools for the implementation of the ISO standards that lead to certification and certification maintenance ... furnishes a project management approach to the implementation process involving the entire organization ... shows how to derive the most benefits from ISO implementation and proposes a generic training curriculum for personnel ... explicates the applications of ISO in service, software, and environmental industries ... addresses the 1994 ISO changes and focuses on BS 7750 ... compares ISO standards to other quality programs ... and much more.
Written by an ISO 9000 expert and quality consultant, Understanding ISO 9000 and Implementing the Basics to Quality is an indispensable reference for quality managers and directors; industrial, manufacturing, process, and design engineers; chief executive officers; company presidents; auditors; registrars; and upper-level undergraduate and graduate students in these disciplines.
Series: Quality and Reliability
Number Of Pages: 280
Published: 1st August 1995
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.13 x 16.51
Weight (kg): 0.62
Edition Number: 1