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New accreditations August 2020

31-08-2020

In August 2020, three organizations received a new accreditation.

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Publication of the new ILAC-P15: 05/2020 (explanation of ISO / IEC 17020)

11-08-2020

Recently the new ILAC-P15: 05/2020 has been published (implementation date November 2021).
The changes from the previous version are limited.

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Publication of Clarification ISO / CASCO regarding NEN-EN ISO / IEC 17021-1, section 9.5.3.2

11-08-2020

Recently, ISO / CASCO has published a "Clarification" regarding the requirement in section 9.5.3.2 of the 17021-1 for applying the prescribed period for verification of the corrections and corrective actions for a major nonconformity. The reason is the current COVID-19 crisis and the limitations this entails for verifying corrections and corrective actions on location.

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New accreditations July 2020

20-07-2020

In July 2020, one organization received a new accreditation.

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Publication of new version of explanatory documents T001 (reference to reference-methods) and T049 (implementation of EN ISO/IEC 17025:2017)

29-06-2020

Explanatory document RvA-T001 describes the policy and practices of the RvA concerning the reference to referencemethods on scopes of testlaboratories.

Explanatory document RvA-T049 describes the policy and practices of the RvA concerning the implementation of EN ISO/IEC 17025:2017.

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Transition periode for ISO/IEC 17025:2017 extended until June 1 2021

29-06-2020

RvA aligns with ILAC’s policy regarding the extension of the transition periode for ISO/IEC 17025:2017 until June 1 2021. 

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New accreditations June 2020

22-06-2020

In June 2020, one organization received a new accreditation.

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