ISO 9001 - Standard for Quality Management for various type of industries.
Many organizations are turning to quality management systems as an important cost effective means of competing in local and overseas markets. Companies are seeing the benefits of systems that will provide them with evidence that their projects will be executed efficiently.
There are many benefits for organizations that implement and maintain an efficient and effective quality system. These include, enhanced efficiency of the organization through streamlining of its operations. A properly run system saves money. It is cheaper to do work right the first time. Therefore cost savings will increase through lower failure costs. A means for continual and systematic improvement in the work activities of the whole organization.
A well-developed quality system will enable management to identify areas that need to be addressed and encourage staff to monitor and improve their own departments' performance. Building clients' confidence as their requirements are met resulting in repeat orders and/or new clients. Higher staff morale as third party certification provides recognition and enhances the image of the organization.