Kiwa Annual Report 2013
Kiwa is strictly independent and not involved in manufacturing, trading or other activities that might endanger Kiwa’s impartiality. There is no external influence on the decisions or opinions of Kiwa regarding the outcomes of Kiwa’s own operational activities like certification, testing, inspection or technology and data services.
Kiwa’s management and personnel understand the crucial importance of objectivity and impartiality in carrying out certification, testing and inspection. Therefore, Kiwa analyzes its activities on a regular basis to identify possible conflicts of interest to ensure undisturbed objectivity and impartiality. Additionally, Kiwa is evaluated in a transparent way by several accreditation bodies, audited by external organizations and qualified by governmental bodies.
We create trust by contributing to the transparency of the quality, safety and sustainability of products, processes and organisations as well as of personal and environmental performance.
We aim to be an autonomous World Top 25 TIC organisation working close to our customers to serve them as a one-stop shop for testing, inspection and certification, strengthened by training, technology and data services. We are a Partner for Progress: Ambitious, Reliable and Engaged.