DQS at “transport & logistic”, Qualified Carrier and TAPA

The world’s leading trade fair for logistics, mobility, IT, and supply chain management is “transport logistic”, and it acts as the business platform for and driving force behind the global logistics and transport industry, as well as a comprehensive conference program. Held every other year in Munich, Germany, this year’s fair featured …

DQS MED information regarding the new ISO 13485

1. General information Not until after the expansion of our accreditation for (ISO 13485:2016; EN ISO 13485:2016; DIN EN ISO 13485:2016) by DakkS and SCC, the DQS MED will issue appropriate certificates. Audits based on the new standard can take place from now on. Nevertheless, ISO 13485:2016 certificates are issued only after our accreditation by DakkS …

Security in the Supply Chain: DQS CFS GmbH achieves Accreditation for ISO 28000

As one of the first certification bodies in Germany, DQS CFS GmbH has successfully passed the accreditation process for the ISO 28000 standard. The accreditation by the German Accreditation Body DAkkS confirms the competence of DQS to evaluate and certify security management systems for the supply chain. By introducing a security management system according …

FSSC 22000: Transition to Version 4 – Here’s how it works

With over 13 000 certified sites across the globe, FSSC 22000 has firmly established itself as one of the leading food safety certification schemes. In order to stay in tune with the changing expectations of all stakeholders, a new version of the scheme was published in December 2016. As one of the leading certification bodies for the FSSC 22000 scheme, …

Rules 5th Edition Sanctioned Interpretations (SIs)

The purpose of this communique is to advise all IATF certification bodies about the release of Rules Sanctioned Interpretation 1, impacting Rules 5th Edition, Section 4.2. This change is being communicated in June 2017 and is effective 1st July 2017. The above article sourcing from IATF website ( …

IATF Transition Srategy and Requirements REV03

The IATF 16949 Transition Strategy has been updated. See changes in red on page 6. The above article sourcing from IATF website ( For more information, please send email to

Updates to Standards – Quarter 2

The 2017 Quarter 2 issue of the Updates to Standards Newsletter includes: ISO 9001:2015 Key Considerations IATF 16949:2016 Frequently Asked Questions Stage 1 Upgrade Audit Preparations FSSC 22000 Version 4 Overview The above article sourcing from DQS US website ( …

Areas of Impact for Client Consideration

IATF Oversight Offices have released the document below to help certified clients understand which requirements in Rules 5th Edition impact them directly. The above article sourcing from IATF website ( For more …

DQS By Invitation Only Event : ISO 9001:2015 and Risk Based Thinking Series.

DQS Certification (M) Sdn. Bhd. (DQS MYS) is an interested party of ISO 9001 certified companies and therefore creating awareness on the changes from the 2008 version to the 2015 version is something that DQS MYS can contribute proactively especially to non-DQS certified organizations. With this in mind, DQS MYS sets into motion to conduct an exclusive, …

One For All and All For One – MDSAP, Your One Stop Medical Devices Assessment Solution For Major Highly Regulated Countries

MDSAP is a regulatory audit program that was jointly developed by 5 regulatory bodies. It allows a medical device manufacturer to have a single quality management system audit to satisfy the requirements of all participating regulatory authorities. The 5 participating regulatory authorities (Ras): In today’s hi-tech world, medical devices manufacturers …