Frequently asked questions
ALAB offers a new proposition in the laboratory sector. We emphasize efficiency by not using volunteer assessors. All our assessors are rewarded for their work and this results in a win-win situation - our clients win because response and reporting times are drastically reduced and our people win because they are able to be recompensed fairly for their time.
What documents do I need to submit to ALAB?
Once you apply for accreditation we ask that you arrange for the following documents to be submitted for review by ALAB. These may be uploaded directly to the ALAB Portal via your client login.
How do I prepare my lab for assessment?
Preparing for the assessment is the easy part! No special preparation is necessary but we would ask that,
What if I have a conflict of interest with one of ALAB's team members?
Being a third-party assessment body, ALAB makes every effort to ensure that team members involved in your accreditation project have no conflict of interest with you, your organization or any members of your management team.
How do I go about answering ALAB's findings?
ALAB raises action items in the form of 'nonconformities'. These are concise statements of noncompliance with the accreditation Standard.
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