Learn if MAQMSR compliance is the right step for you. IATF 16949 identifies compliance to Minimum Automotive Quality Management System Requirements (MAQMSR) for Sub-Tier Suppliers as a possible intermediate step in supplier quality management system development (IATF 16949, section 22.214.171.124.c).
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4 Key Differences Between MAQMSR and IATF 16949® Learn the main differences between MAQMSR compliance and IATF 16949® certification, and which option may be best for your company’s needs. 1) Who Would Benefit From MAQMSR? MAQMSR (Minimum Automotive Quality Management System Requirements) was written by FCA and Ford and is permitted as part of development…Read More
Overwhelmed By IATF 16949® – Try MAQMSR What happens if a company drops or loses its IATF 16949® certification, but wants to maintain its automotive customers? That’s a question that some automotive suppliers are facing as they weigh the various costs and options of meeting the requirements of the IATF 16949® standard. Deanne Sparr, simpleQuE’s…Read More
MAQMSR – Minimum Automotive Quality Management System Requirements Certification to ISO 9001 with Compliance to other customer-defined QMS (Quality Management System) requirements such as MAQMSR through second-party audits is a first step to IATF 16949® Certification for the Automotive Industry ISO 9001:2015 is in place to assure effective quality management systems for manufacturing industries around…Read More
IATF 16949® Automotive Supplier Certification Options Including MAQMSR As an option for suppliers, the Minimum Automotive Quality Management System Requirements for Sub-Tier Suppliers (MAQMSR) was released in September 2017 as a possible intermediate step for a supplier’s Quality Management System (QMS) under the authorization of IATF 16949®, Section 126.96.36.199.c and Sanctioned Interpretation, SI #8. Learn more about the…Read More
MAQMSR May Be The Best Path Not ready for IATF® Certification? For automotive suppliers who are having a difficult time meeting the requirements of the new IATF 16949® quality standard, Minimum Automotive Quality Management System Requirements for Sub-Tier Suppliers (MAQMSR) may be an option you want to consider in conjunction with ISO 9001 certification. Audit…Read More