APS services are certified according to ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 quality standards
24 january 2014
In January 2014 Agens acting under APS brand was certified to ISO 9001:2008 (Quality Management System) and ISO 14001:2004 (Ecological Management System). The documents were issued according to the results of the audit carried out by the Russian Register Association, which is a leader in providing certification services among the organizations on the CIS territory. ISO certification is voluntary and was carried out with the purpose of independent evaluation of the company operations quality.
APS Quality Management System was certified to ISO 9001:2008 international standard, the requirements of which are general and universal and may be applicable to any business activities. International nature of ISO standards are characterized by a unified approach to business processes standardization regardless of the country where the company is located. Availability of this certificate confirms that implementation of quality management system was carried out within the whole organization but not for certain types of activities within a department or a division.
Compliance of the company to ISO 9001:2008 standard attests that:
- Business processes in the organization are transparent and managed;
- Internal communications are clear and smoothly running, the personnel is familiar with the requirements of the customer and is to the greatest extent interested in the quality work;
- The Company has been constantly developing and improving its management systems by means of studying and implementing the best international practices.
Along with the quality management system in APS there is also an Environmental Management System, which allows to practice an integrated approach to environmental risks management.
Use of the more economical and ecological-friendly equipment allows us to decrease the amount of polluting emissions and the noise level. As a result the negative impact of the organization activity on the environment is decreased to a minimum that is confirmed by ISO 14001:2004 certificate.
We perform obligations for social responsibility and make sure that the activity of the company has a positive effect on the environment and society as a whole. Social responsibility for APS is an established rule, execution of which promotes development of relationships within the organization and beyond.