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Particular requirements for the application of ISO 9001:2015 for vehicle restraint systems. NHSS 2B and 5B - 9001:2015 - Issue 1 - 02-2018

Sector Schemes for Quality Management in Highway Works 2B and 5B

Particular requirements for the application of ISO 9001:2015 for vehicle restraint systems. NHSS 2B and 5B - 9001:2015 - Issue 1 - 02-2018

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Civil & Structural Supplement


Sector Schemes for Quality Management in Highway Works


Describes the quality management system requirements for organisations providing permanent vehicle restraint systems, manufactured to BS EN 1317, to comply with the requirements for BS EN ISO 9001:2015.


Published by the Sector Scheme Advisory Committee for Vehicle Restraint Systems (SSACVRS). This document is to be used as an interim support for Certification Bodies who are in the process of being accredited to NHSS 10 B. Issue Statement NHSS2B (ISO 9001:2008). Issue UKAS 9 - June 2012. Issue UKAS 10 - October 2013. Issue UKAS 11 - May 2014. Issue UKAS 12 - October 2014. Issue 13 - January 2017. Issue 14 - March 2017. Issue Statement NHSS5B (ISO 9001:2008). Issue UKAS 4 - August 2007. Issue UKAS 5 - June 2008. Issue UKAS 6 - September 2013. Issue 7 - January 2017. Issue 8 - March 2017. NHSS2B and NHSS5B merged into one single document (NHSS10B). Issue Statement NHSS10B (ISO 9001:2015). Issue 1 [9001:2015] - March 2017. Issue 2 [9001:2015] - April 2017. Issue 3 [9001:2015] - May 2017. Issue 4 [9001:2015] - October 2017. Issue Statement NHSS2B and 5B (ISO 9001:2015). Issue 1 [9001:2015] - February 2018.


Publisher History

National Highways Sector Schemes (NHSS) have been developed with the support of UKAS; they are complementary to and interpret the quality management standard ISO 9001:2000. Several different committees are involved in the publication of these documents, which are overseen by the Highways Sector Scheme Liaison Group.



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