Accredited Certificates from other Countries and Organisations

Accredited certificates Many client's often ask our auditors about the validity of a number of their suppliers certificates as they do not display the UKAS logo on their ISO 9001 accredited certificates. It's important to remember that UKAS is the United Kingdom Accreditation Service and other countries have their own equivalent accreditation bodies, just because the [...]

By | 2018-04-23T08:20:10+00:00 November 27th, 2012|Tools of the Trade|0 Comments

OHSAS 18001:2007 UKAS Accreditation

IMS International is pleased to announce that after a long drawn out process we have successfully achieved OHSAS 18001:2007 UKAS Accreditation. Many clients already have OHSAS 18001 certificates unaccredited, if you would like to receive a quotation for this to become accredited then please contact the head office www.imsworld.org

By | 2018-05-03T08:33:45+00:00 October 14th, 2012|OHSAS 18001|0 Comments

Notified Body under The Toys (Safety) Regulations 2011

Reliance Technical Service Ltd are pleased to announce that we have been successfully approved as a Notified Body under the Toys (Safety) Regulations 2011 as recommended by UKAS on the 26th March 2012. The BIS website is now showing us as an approved body, if anyone would like any further information or would like any [...]

One Step Closer to OHSAS 18001 Accreditation

IMS have successfully passed their office assessment from UKAS for OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Management Systems Accreditation. The next step in the process is to have a witnessed assessment on a willing and able client.  We have a couple of new applications in the pipeline which may be suitable but if there are any [...]

By | 2018-05-17T04:48:13+00:00 January 18th, 2012|News, OHSAS 18001|0 Comments

AS9100, AS9120 and AS9110:2009 update

All certification bodies were required to be approved to offer the new AS9100, AS9120 and AS9110 certification services as of 1st July 2011. All audits within the aerospace sector from now on have to be performed to the new revision, audits to the old revisions are not valid and will not be performed. All organisations [...]

By | 2011-07-06T21:48:09+00:00 July 6th, 2011|AS9100|0 Comments

Another Successful UKAS Assessment for IMS International

Another Successful UKAS Assessment for IMS International IMS International successfully passed their Annual UKAS audit today in order to maintain Accreditation to supply certification services for ISO 9001:2008. Well done to all the staff at IMS for their efforts in maintaining the systems, lets continue to develop, grow and improve.

By | 2018-05-17T05:01:14+00:00 April 15th, 2011|ISO 9001, News|1 Comment

Updates made to IMS Website

A number of changes have been made to the IMS website; additional comments from client's have been included onto the customer satisfaction page and some of the comments have been added to a number of other pages. A number of new documents have been added to the Documents page which include some UKAS brochures which [...]

By | 2018-07-25T07:05:50+00:00 March 26th, 2011|News|0 Comments

Benefits of UKAS Accredited Certification/Inspection Bodies

The benefits of UKAS accredited certification If you are responsible for ensuring your business is certified make sure the certification body you select is accredited by UKAS.  The benefits of UKAS accredited certification are strong. UKAS Accreditation provides assurance in the market as UKAS accredited certification bodies operate to recognised standards.  The accreditation process provides [...]