An automobile is a highly complex and safety relevant product. As a rule, defects in production will have serious consequences and cause high costs. In order to prevent this, automotive industry is trying to prevent this risk by imposing stringent rules and enormously high quality requirements on all the suppliers. Quality Austria has already intensively been involved in this process by the manufacturers and associations since 1995 and offers all the required certifications or recognized trainings in order to enable the companies to come up to these high requirements. Besides offering the products mentioned below, we will also be pleased to be at your disposal for special solutions and inquiries.
IATF 16949:2016 is a standard in the automotive industry that is recognized world-wide. This standard has significantly contributed to the harmonization of the requirements placed on management systems in the automotive industry. IATF 16949 is recognized by all automobile manufacturers globally and is required in the supply chain.
With a certification according to IATF 16949 an organization will automatically also meet the requirements of ISO 9001 as well as the basic expectations of many automobile manufacturers and the supplier industry as a whole.
System certification, verification and validation