Quality Policy

Quality Policy at Seiko NPC

Seiko NPC’s quality policy can be summed up as follows: superb quality, satisfied customers, trustworthy products, service, and social contribution. Seiko NPC is continuing its long tradition of improved products that customers can use with confidence. To maintain this tradition, the company is establishing a complete quality assurance system that ranges from product planning to customer delivery and that progresses from development through to mass production.

Quality Management System

Seiko NPC manages all work processes with a quality management system based on ISO 9001. In addition, for its customers of in-vehicle components, it applies IATF16949 to further improve product quality control.

ISO9001

Developed by the International Organization of Standardization (ISO), ISO9001 is an international standard for controlling and assuring quality. Seiko NPC received certification under the original standard in 1994 and under the 2015 version in 2017.

IATF16949

ISO/TS16949 is an uniform international standard based on the ISO9001 to which items specific to the automobile industry have been added. Seiko NPC acquired ISO/TS16949 certification in 2006 and updated it to IATF16949 in 2017.

Certification

Original
Approval date

Date of Certification

Date of expiration

Certificate body

Certificate No.

1994/4/6

2017/11/16

2020/11/15

BVJC

4016183

2006/2/13

2017/11/10

2020/11/9

BVJC

JPN-18969/TS