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ISO/TS 16949:2002 FAQ’S

ISO/TS 16949:2002 FAQ’S

What is ISO/TS 16949:2002?

Who authored ISO/TS 16949:2002?

What is the format of ISO/TS 16949:2002?

Who does ISO/TS 16949:2002 apply to?

Why should my organization implement ISO/TS 16949?

Does ISO/TS 16949 certification bring me any commercial advantage?

What Are Benefits Of Becoming ISO 14001 Certified?

 

What is ISO/TS 16949:2002?

ISO/TS 16949:2002 is represented as ISO Technical Specification, which includes existing American and European automotive quality management systems standards within the global automotive industry, with the aim of baring the need for different certifications to satisfy various customer requirements.
In olden days different types of standards were in usage by various automotive companies all over the world. ISO/TS 16949 is intended to terminally interchange all of these standards, as the single worldwide automotive sector QMS standard. Previous standards also include the following:

  • QS 9000 (Ford, General Motors)
  • EAQF 94 (Renault, FIEV)
  • VDA 6 (Audi, BMW)
  • AVSQ ‘94 (Fiat Auto, IVECO)

Who authored ISO/TS 16949:2002?

International Automotive Task Force (IATF) formulated ISO/TS 16949:2002 standard, in alliance with the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).
The IATF deals with companies such as BMW Group, Fiat, Ford Motor Company, General Motors Corporation, Renault and Volkswagen and also with  national trade associations such as AIAG (America), VDA (Germany), SMMT (UK), ANFIA (Italy) and FIEV (France).

What is the format of ISO/TS 16949:2002?

The format is applied upon all of the demands, rules and concepts included in ISO 9001:2000, and it also goes advance in assigning supplemental needs that are particular to the automotive sphere.
These automotive sector requirements also refer to automotive core tools (document reference) such as the Advanced Quality Planning (eg. APQP) Customer specific requirements are required by individual IATF subscribing customers

Who does ISO/TS 16949:2002 apply to?

ISO/TS 16949 can be applied for the following types of automotive products such as Cars, trucks, buses, motor cycles, component services, welding and painting process.

Why should my organization implement ISO/TS 16949?

To sustain both the automotive and motorcycle industry clients and to continue them satisfied with your products and services. ISO/TS 16949 offers a framework for the car and motorcycle manufacturers to handle your business processes in order to fulfill those requirements.

Does ISO/TS 16949 certification bring me any commercial advantage?

The supplier who holds ISO/TS 16949 standard certification can get orders and benefits from most of big car and automobile manufacturing firms

What Are Benefits Of Becoming ISO 14001 Certified?

Some of the benefits of  ISO 14001 standards are as follows,

  • Reduction in usage of energy
  • Environmental risk reduces
  • Less pollution and waste
  • Improve in community
  • Market profit
  • Commitment to high-quality