In current scenario, the world is transforming, and there are big challenges and opportunities to grab. All are related to resources management, technology development and infrastructure related activities. As we already aware our government is taking a big step to move ahead and the agenda is to develop India as an international hub as supply chain management. Hence to accept all those challenges, we need to be ready with all mandatory compliances and expertise with quality, reliability and delivery.
Product safety and environmental care is also important. ISO standards are key part of our society. They always ensure quality & safety in our products and services which we are providing in international trade. Globally, manufacturing sectors have adopted ISO to improve business processes, reduce scrap and reduce rework, also to minimize environmental impact. They also guide us to comply with applicable laws and regulations and other environmental oriented requirements and continual improvement is all above with sustainable growth.
To move forward smart manufacturing with less environment impact and product safety is need in near future. Hence this is the time to take advantage and be ready with all compliances. Also we need to focus on Industry 4.0 standard which creates a smart environmental in manufacturing process. And it is focused on creating intelligent products, processes and procedures.
For automobile industry, applicable standards-
ISO 9001 (QMS),
ISO 14001 (EMS),
ISO 45001 (OHSAS),
TS 16949 (IATF),
Information Security ISO 27000,
Energy Audit ISO 50000
Because of all these factors integrated management system certification is very important for different types of organizations. It includes the combination of ISO 9000, ISO 14000 and ISO 45000 standards and many more.
The benefits of IMS are to increase the business profit, improve in market conditions, increase of credibility, cost reduction, commitment to the environment and creating of safe and healthy work culture within the organization.
Indirectly these standards are contributing to the Sustainable development of the organization, additionally they provide benefits to the business, society and government.
Because of ISO 9000, we can improve product quality and reliability, ISO 14000 helps to focus on waste generation, their handling and disposals, ISO 45000 is more focused on health and safety of human beings and work places.
Hence to accept the challenges in upcoming future, we must be ready and be prepared for this certifications. The certificates for all standards are issued by external certifying bodies. The validity is 3 years, after every 3 years there will be certification body audit. The audit is based on documentary evidences, actual process validation and on the legal requirements.