Smiley Monroe Announces Upgrade to ISO 9001:2008 & OHSAS 18001:2007
- 25 August 2009
- Company & Industry News
Smiley Monroe Ltd is proud to announce that on Friday 12th June 2009, its Quality and Health & Safety Management Systems were audited by a third party accreditor - BM Trada Certification Ltd - and have been upgraded to ISO 9001:2008 and OHSAS 18001:2007, from ISO 9001:2000 and OHSAS 18001:1999, respectively.
This latest upgrade ensures a sustained focus on quality, health, safety and welfare performance, which means that Smiley Monroe’s consistency in improving its performance - to benefit all customers, employees, suppliers and sub-contractors - continues to be recognised. So customers can be confident that whether they purchase Conveyor Belts, CNC Cut Rubber & PU Parts, Screening Media, Spillage Control Systems, Chute Lining or On-Site Vulcanising Service, with Smiley Monroe they have full traceability, with approved documented procedures to ensure all products and services conform to the highest possible standards.
Craig McDowell, Quality and Health & Safety
Manager, Smiley Monroe, says: “Smiley Monroe is very keen to demonstrate to all
its customers, the benefits of its in-house test laboratory - another important
investment in quality. Based in our
20,000 Sq ft modernised production facility in Lisburn, the lab allows us to
quickly and conclusively, while-you-wait, test the abrasion resistance, tensile
strength and adhesion levels of the cover rubber and fabric of conveyor belts
and rubber materials, to ensure conformity to DIN and ISO standards. Our in-house laboratory also boasts one
Vaughan Monroe, Managing Director, Smiley Monroe, states: “Earning the satisfaction of our customers, through total quality at all levels, remains our highest priority, so we are delighted to be awarded this latest upgrade to our Quality and Health & Safety Management Systems.”
Northern Ireland based Smiley Monroe Ltd - celebrating 30 years in business - specialises in the design, manufacture and service of rubber & PVC/PU conveyor belts, screening media, chute lining, skirting rubber & gaskets and conveyor spillage control systems for end users and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of mobile crushing, screening and recycling equipment in the UK & Ireland markets, with export worldwide. Industries served range from quarrying, mining, recycling, timber and cement to agriculture, print, packaging and food.
Visit us at www.smileymonroe.com to find out more