Russian Accreditation Authority (Federal Service for accreditations “RusAccreditation”) has done inspection works on identifying violations in the activities of Russian certification bodies and testing laboratories.
In the period from June to July 2017 the RusAccreditation conducted 150 inspections.
The inspections were made to:
Eliminate non-compliance with accreditation criteria;
Assess the implementation of previously issued injunctions;
Reveal possible violations by accredited individuals.
Based on the results of the supervision authorities activities, violations have been revealed and:
77 judicial acts were issued to bring the perpetrators to administrative liability;
458 EAEU DoCs and 36 EAEU CoCs have been cancelled by the authority;
13 certification bodies and 8 testing laboratories lost their accreditation.
RusAccreditation together with the Russian supervision authorities will continue to conduct serious work to prevent the flow of potentially hazardous products into the Russian market circulation along with the elimination of dishonest participants.
Information has been prepared by the GMA Consult Group team.