RAB President Emeritus George Lofgren explains why 2017 is a significant anniversary year in the history of RAB, the predecessor organization of ANAB.
ANAB and PRI have a cooperative agreement to provide accreditation for materials testing laboratories seeking to meet the requirements of Nadcap and ISO/IEC 17025.
A recent article in The Police Chief magazine details how ANAB accreditation is part of efforts to reduce crime rates and violence in Mexico.
OMB Circular A-119 reinforces the importance of government use of voluntary standards and the existing infrastructure for conformity assessment.
ACG published requirements for recognized Gluten-Free Certification Program CBs to transition to ANAB accreditation.
The public comment period for ANAB-ASCLD/LAB accreditation requirements for forensic science testing and calibration laboratories closes December 9, 2016.
Myanmar TV featured a story about the country's Pharmaceutical Chemistry Lab seeking ANAB accreditation.
Accreditation, with a focus on field evaluation bodies, is discussed by ANAB's Natalia Larrimer in a recent issue of IAEI Magazine.
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Forensic Services Division Crime Lab became the first law enforcement agency in Nebraska with a CSI unit dual accredited by ANAB.
ANAB will administer the ABFT accreditation program on behalf of the ABFT under a new strategic alliance between ANAB and ABFT.
ANAB is now a signatory of the IAAC MLA for accreditation of medical devices management systems certification bodies.
ANAB now offers accreditation for CBs providing audits and certification of management systems meeting the requirements of the Gluten-Free Certification Program.
ANAB and NAME have formed a strategic alliance whereby ANAB will administer the NAME accreditation program on behalf of NAME.
ANAB has signed an affiliation agreement with the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors/Laboratory Accreditation Board, merging ASCLD/LAB into ANAB.
ANAB is now a member of the IAAC MLAs for accreditation of food safety and information security management systems certification bodies.
ANAB dba L-A-B offers accreditation for geophysical testing organizations for the DoD Advanced Geophysical Classification Accreditation Program (DAGCAP).
An EPA study found the certification programs for electronic waste recyclers are being implemented by auditors with thorough knowledge of the standards.
OMB directs government agencies to rely on existing standards and infrastructure for certification and accreditation instead of duplicating private-sector efforts.
An L-A-B study on noncompliances during ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation assessments found the most cited clauses were found in section 5.4.
ANAB will assume management responsibilities for the ANSI/MSE 50021 Superior Energy Performance verification body accreditation program.
IIOC launched it Assuring Success scheme, featuring videos on ISO 9001, ISO 14401, and generic assurance services
ANAB has acquired Accreditation Services Bureau, d.b.a. Laboratory Accreditation Bureau.
ANAB Accreditation Manager Pat Bencivenga explains which standards are standard for forensic agencies in a recent article for Forensic Magazine.
The Arlington, TX, Police Department Crime Scene Unit has earned ANAB accreditation to ISO/IEC 17020.
An article in the October 2015 issue of Consumer Reports details efforts by congressional leaders to weaken the Energy Star program, under which products are identified by a distinctive logo to help consumers identify energy-efficient models.
ANAB now offers the first accreditation program to the new IFS Food Store third-party retail inspection standard in the Americas.
ANAB is implementing new requirements for the DoD Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Program.
ANAB is recognized by the Department of Homeland Security as an accrediting body for the Project 25 Compliance Assessment Program.
The ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board is moving from the current ANAB, ACLASS, and FQS brands to the single ANAB brand in 2015.
NIST has appointed ANAB COO Keith Greenaway to serve on the Quality Infrastructure Committee of the Organization of Scientific Area Committees. The committee will hold its first meeting in August 2014.
ILAC, IAF, and ISO have published a joint communiqué clarifying the relationship between ISO 9001 and the management systems requirements of ISO/IEC 17020. The document is available to download from the ILAC and the IAF websites.
The ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board d/b/a ACLASS and FQS has signed the Asia-Pacific Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (APLAC) mutual recognition arrangement (MRA) for inspection.
The ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board has acquired Forensic Quality Services, Inc. (FQS), expanding the company's range of conformity assessment services to include accreditation of forensic testing agencies.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announcement of adoption of standards for the Voluntary Private Sector Preparedness Accreditation and Certification (PS-Prep) program marks a major milestone.
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