Results of Inspections of Accredited Certification Bodies, Laboratories, and Organizations in Russia
The Russian Accreditation Authority (Federal Service for Accreditation—RusAccreditation) has inspected the activities of Russian certification bodies, organizations, and testing laboratories for possible violations.
During October 2018, RusAccreditation conducted 96 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
As a result of the inspection of certification authorities:
8 accreditation authorities received temporary injunctions in order to fix violations
7 accreditation authorities were suspended (including 1 certification body, 4 test laboratories, and 2 organizations ensuring measurement traceability)
134 judicial acts were issued to violators
3 accreditations of organizations were terminated
The following 3 accreditation bodies were closed due to non-elimination of inconsistencies in the accreditation criteria revealed during the procedure for the confirmation of competence:
The Taganrog Boiler-Making Works"Krasny Kotelshchik" OJSC – RA.RU.21ЛК64
"Research and development education centre" LLC - РОСС RU.0001.517029
Organization ensuring measurement traceability:
«IRMET» JSC – RA.RU.312192
Certification body «CERTINFO» – RA.RU.11МЕ06
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 along with the elimination of dishonest participants.
The information has been prepared by the GMA Consult Group team.
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