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posted 23 May 2001 06:53 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for T.P.NAMASIVAYAM   Click Here to Email T.P.NAMASIVAYAM     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Can anyone tell what does the term "Normative reference" in ISO 9001 2000 Means?

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posted 03 June 2001 05:29 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Marc Smith   Click Here to Email Marc Smith     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
All this is saying is that ISO 9000:2000 is a reference document. Think of ISO 9000 as you did the old 'definitions' document. It is, in a way, a link. One may say it is a foundation. The title of ISO 9000 is: QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS - FUNDAMENTALS nad VOCABULARY

Definition 1. of, pertaining to, or prescribing a law, standard, or norm, esp. with regard to correctness in speaking, writing, or behavior.
Crossref. Syn. ╩ standard

╩Definition 1. the act or process of referring.
╩ ╩Synonyms ╩ referral (1)
╩ ╩Crossref. Syn. ╩ relation
╩ ╩Definition 2. an allusion.
╩ ╩Synonyms ╩ mention (1) , allusion
╩ ╩Definition 3. a source of information.
╩ ╩Example ╩ She is a good reference on computer matters ; We go to the library to look up references.

Bottom line is you should be looking at ISO 9000, ISO 9001 and ISO 9004 as a group.

The reality is most companies buy and consider ISO 9001 and that's it. Few buy and read ISO 9000 and ISO 9004 as well.

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E Wall
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posted 12 June 2001 05:12 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for E Wall   Click Here to Email E Wall     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
As it was explained to me (by our registrar) during transition training - The normative reference ISO 9000:2000 (fundamentals/vocabulary) must be used in conjunction with the standard itself - meaning the terminology specified is NOT open for interpretive discussion.

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