ISO seeks feedback on ISO 9001 via online survey.
Press Release Summary:
December 1, 2010 - ISO is soliciting input on ISO 9001:2008, the principal document in the ISO 9000 family of standards for quality management systems. Purpose of survey is to determine whether ISO 9001 should be revised, and, if so, how potential revisions can help to maintain standards relevancy for organizations globally. In particular, survey seeks input relating to strengths, weaknesses, and potential gaps; future market needs not currently addressed; and compatibility with other management system standards.
Original Press Release
ISO Seeks Feedback on ISO 9001 via Online Survey
Press release date: November 24, 2010
the strengths, weaknesses, and potential gaps in ISO 9001:2008
future market needs not currently addressed
compatibility with other management system standards
the current structure of ISO 9001:2008
feedback on conformity assessment for third party-certified users ISO 9001:2008 represents the fourth edition of the standard originally published in 1987. The 2008 revision sought to increase its compatibility with ISO 14001, Environmental management systems - Requirements with guidance for use, and introduce clarifications to existing requirements. The survey can be accessed on ISO's website through December 2010, and is available in eleven languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish. A report summarizing the survey results is planned for March 2011.