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What is the #1 ISO/IEC 17025:2017 Accreditation Audit finding? EQUIPMENT!!

Updated: Nov 20, 2019

Test or calibration equipment are still a major part of ISO/IEC 17025:2017 and are, even more so, a challenge for accredited (and in-process of becoming accredited) test and calibration labs. Are you ready? Will you receive audit findings or commendations?

I believe in the Pareto Principle (80:20 rule) so let’s get the most return for our efforts by focusing on the five most-often cited equipment clauses resulting in written audit findings.

Here are the first two of the five most-often cited equipment clauses...