General Requirements of ISO 17025

Impartiality and Confidentiality are new lab accreditation requirements within ISO 17025


Section 4 - General Requirements

4.1 Impartiality

Presence of objectivity.

No conflicts of interest exist or are resolved so as not to adversely influence subsequent activities of the laboratory.

4.2 Confidentiality

Implies that the laboratory will ensure the management of all information obtained or created during lab activities.

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