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Who is the customer per ISO 17025 and why is it important

January 25, 2011

As per Sec­tion 4.7.1 note 1, a lab­o­ra­tory under ISO 17025 should pro­vide the customer’s rep­re­sen­ta­tive rea­son­able access to the rel­e­vant areas of the lab­o­ra­tory for the wit­ness­ing of test and/or cal­i­bra­tions per­formed for the customer.

This may be a way for the crim­i­nal defense prac­ti­tioner to seek to have an inde­pen­dent cer­ti­fied qual­i­fied lab­o­ra­tory audi­tor inspect a laboratory.

In his blog post, Attorney McShane answers the ques­tion:Who is the customer per ISO 17025 and why is it important.

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