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The World Institute for Nuclear Security (WINS) Receives ISO 9001 Certification
ISO 9001 certification demonstrates WINS’ commitment to quality, accountability and continuous improvement in the promotion of best nuclear security practices worldwide.
The term ISO stands for International Organization for Standardization. ISO 9001 is designed to help organisations ensure that their quality management system (QMS) and processes meet the needs of their customers and other stakeholders. Certification, which must be renewed at regular intervals, means that an independent registrar has audited an organisation’
According to Roger Howsley, WINS’ Executive Director, “WINS exists to share best practices for nuclear security management and therefore has to set its own high standards for operations and services. The ISO award is testimony to our professional attitude and focus on service.”
To achieve certification, WINS developed a written QMS manual that describes its management commitment and responsibilities;
The World Institute for Nuclear Security (http://www.wins.org/