About Red Spot
We are involved with many different organizations and are certified in many areas to show compliance and our dedication to the environment.
Red Spot's Environment Management System has been ISO 14001 :2004 Certified since September 2003. View our ISO 14001 Certificate.
ISO/TS 16949:2009 Certified
Quality Management Principles certified since September, 1995.
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Quality Management Principles
Red Spot believes that organizations depend on their customers and therefore should: Understand customer needs, both current and future, • Listen to our customers to keep pace with changing markets, and Provide our customers with product that satisfies all their requirements at the right time.
ISO/TS16949:2009 is the technical specification for automotive quality management systems that now mandatory for thousands of suppliers to major automobile manufacturers. It is having a huge impact on the automotive industry as it formalizes, under a single global standard, the quality management system requirements that must be satisfied by those that trade in this multi-billion dollar industry
ISO / IEC 17025 Lab Accreditation
The contents of ISO/IEC 17025 - The ISO/IEC 17025 standard itself comprises five elements that are Scope, Normative References, Terms and Definitions, Management Requirements and Technical Requirements. The two main sections in ISO/IEC 17025 are Management Requirements and Technical Requirements. Management requirements are primarily related to the operation and effectiveness of the quality management system within the laboratory. Technical requirements includes factors which determines the correctness and reliability of the tests and calibrations performed in laboratory.
Laboratories use ISO/IEC 17025 to implement a quality system aimed at improving their ability to consistently produce valid results. It is also the basis for accreditation from an Accreditation Body. Since the standard is about competence, accreditation is simply formal recognition of a demonstration of that competence.
A prerequisite for a laboratory to become accredited is to have a documented quality management system. The usual contents of the quality manual follow the outline of the ISO/IEC 17025 standard.