The Elsmar Cove Business Standards Discussion Forums More Free Files Forum Discussion Thread Post Attachments Listing Elsmar Cove Discussion Forums Main Page
Welcome to what was The Original Cayman Cove Forums!
This thread is carried over and continued in the Current Elsmar Cove Forums

Search the Elsmar Cove!

Wooden Line
This is a "Frozen" Legacy Forum.
Most links on this page do NOT work.
Discussions since 2001 are HERE

Owl Line
The New Elsmar Cove Forums   The New Elsmar Cove Forums
  ISO 9001/4:2000
  ISO Notes

Post New Topic  Post A Reply
profile | register | preferences | faq | search

UBBFriend: Email This Page to Someone! next newest topic | next oldest topic
Author Topic:   ISO Notes
Wallybaloo
Forum Contributor

Posts: 16
From:Oregon
Registered: Apr 2000

posted 03 August 2000 01:57 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Wallybaloo   Click Here to Email Wallybaloo     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I did an Edit/Find on all the topics under ISO 9001/4:2000 and couldn't find the word 'notes' anywhere so I think I'm OK in starting a new topic.

Simple question: In the 1994 version I was always told that I could not be audited to the content of the notes scattered throughout the standard. Is this the same in the 2000 version? While I don't see much that would cause me concern, I'd like to know what the letter of the law is.

Thanks.

IP: Logged

David Mullins
Forum Contributor

Posts: 248
From:Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Registered: Nov 1999

posted 03 August 2000 10:53 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for David Mullins   Click Here to Email David Mullins     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Since the Notes in the DIS 2000 version generally state CAN and MAY, they are for guidance. Some, however, are quite clear that they are translating the requirement (dare I say intent), 4.2 Note 1 is a good example where the NOTE is telling you exactly what "documented procedure" means. Ignore that one, and you're toast!

------------------

IP: Logged

James D. McLarty
Lurker (<10 Posts)

Posts: 1
From:Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
Registered: Aug 2000

posted 15 August 2000 12:05 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for James D. McLarty   Click Here to Email James D. McLarty     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I know of at least one registrar that audits to the notes. It is a good idea to ask the registrar their practise re "notes" before you contract them to work for you (Contract Review).

------------------
James McLarty
Partner
BTI Services

IP: Logged

All times are Eastern Standard Time (USA)

next newest topic | next oldest topic

Administrative Options: Close Topic | Archive/Move | Delete Topic
Post New Topic  Post A Reply Hop to:

Contact Us | The Elsmar Cove Home Page

Your Input Into These Forums Is Appreciated! Thanks!


Main Site Search
Y'All Come Back Now, Ya Hear?
Powered by FreeBSD!Made With A Mac!Powered by Apache!