Sibkabel JSC (part of the Cable Alliance Holding, which unites the cable assets of UMMC) carried out a comprehensive audit in accordance with three standards. Quality management systems (QMS) were assessed in accordance with international standards ISO 9001, including ISO /TS 22163: 2017 (products for the railway industry), as well as for compliance with the international standard ISO 45001 (health and safety at work).
The audit took place in 27 divisions of the enterprise. The representatives of the certification body studied the regulatory documentation, the organization of production processes, the availability of financial, technological, human and other resources. The set of measures aimed at protecting the health of employees and creating safe working conditions was also assessed.
“The management system of our plant meets all the requirements, as a result, the auditors decided to extend the validity of our certificates of conformity ISO 9001 and ISO 45001 Since a recertification audit was carried out on the QMS of Russian Railways this year, our plant was issued a new certificate of conformity ISO /TS 22163: 2017, which will be valid for 3 years. But do not relax, because the enterprise will have to undergo an annual inspection audit and each time to confirm compliance with the requirements of international standards, "said Anastasia Leshchenko, head of the quality assurance department of Sibkabel JSC.
advantage over competitors when participating in tenders and the possibility of passing product certification under a simplified scheme (without production audit). In addition, this allows us to supply products to foreign markets, where there is no access without a certificate of conformity ISO 45001 and a number of others.
“The presence of certificates confirms the fact that Sibkabel is a reliable supplier of cable products, which on a permanent basis on the basis of checking the factors of production and occupational risks, continuously improving processes and products, and also taking care of the safety of its personnel, ”emphasized Evgeny Baturin, Deputy Director for Quality at Sibkabel JSC.