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  • Date posted: May 6, 2011

    The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) previously commissioned BSI to develop a Publicly Available Specification (PAS) for waste electrical and electronic equipment, the first in the European Union, and this is now available. PAS 141 provides requirements for those involved in reuse to help minimise the impact of ...

     

  • Date posted: April 11, 2011

    The Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust has become the first specialist NHS diagnostic imaging service provider to be accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) to the Imaging Services Accreditation Scheme (ISAS) Standard. Their accreditation covers the organisation’s paediatric diagnostic imaging services that include: radiography; radiology, ...

     

  • Date posted: March 25, 2011

    “FQS INDIA” having its offices at 2094/165, Tri Nagar, New Delhi - 110035 is misusing the name, brand, goodwill and reputation of JAS-ANZ and is illegally misrepresenting to the general public/companies/entities the accreditation which enables it to issue JAS-ANZ accredited certifications including Product Certifications, System Certification, Food Certification, and Social ...

     

  • Date posted: March 24, 2011

    The new UKAS Policy Advisory Forum (PAF) met for the first time on 23 March 2011 at the BIS Conference Centre in London. Since the establishment of UKAS in 1995, stakeholder engagement has been an important part of UKAS’ policy making process. Indeed, it is a requirement of the Company’s ...

     

  • Date posted: March 1, 2011

    It has been brought to UKAS’ attention that QSM & Certification, an Indian based company, is circulating material in which it claims to offer UKAS accredited management systems certification at a low cost. UKAS does not accredit this organisation. Any information you receive from this company should be forwarded to ...

     

  • Date posted: January 31, 2011

    4 Ways Healthcare Ltd, the UK’s leading teleradiology company has become accredited by UKAS against the Imaging Services Accreditation Scheme (ISAS) Standard. The company’s accreditation covers reporting activities delivered from their headquarters in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. 4 Ways Healthcare currently works with more than fifty NHS organisations within primary and ...

     

  • Date posted: January 26, 2011

    Staff across Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust are thrilled to become the first NHS diagnostic imaging service provider and the first pilot site to be fully accredited against the ISAS Standard by The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS). On hearing the news of their award, Dr Graham Hoadley, Consultant Radiologist ...

     

  • Date posted: January 11, 2011

    In making a virtue from necessity, what positive outcomes may result from the coalition government’s interest in de-centralisation and desire to review regulation? This was the key question posed by Lord Lindsay, Chairman of the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) at the organisation’s recent Think Tank. In particular, speakers were ...

     

  • Date posted: December 21, 2010

    The Cobalt Unit Appeal Fund has become the first UK imaging service to be accredited to the ISAS Standard by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS). This landmark achievement was celebrated at a special presentation ceremony held at their Cheltenham base. It was attended by all principal parties, and local ...

     

  • Date posted: December 15, 2010

    Call for expressions of interest to participate in pilot accreditation programme UKAS is developing accreditation for scene of crime investigation. Accreditation will be to the international standard ISO/IEC 17020 - General criteria for the operation of various types of inspection bodies performing inspection. UKAS is inviting expressions of interest, from ...