Establishes policies for and describes generic requirements for ANAB accreditation for laboratory-related programs
Companion to MA 2001 and describes the ISO/IEC 17020 inspection body accreditation process
Lists examples and provides clarification on ANAB requirements for accreditation, proficiency testing/inter-laboratory comparisons for inspection bodies, on-site assessments (scope witnessing), and inspection body records.
ANAB issues symbols specific to each accreditation program to accredited organizations to indicate their accredited status. Only ANAB-accredited organizations are authorized to use these symbols.