NCBJ Certification - 2018 Nov 28

OUR Upgrades ISO certification

The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) received its Certificate of Conformity from the National Certification Body of Jamaica (NCBJ) on November 28, 2018, as it transitioned to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015 certification of its Quality Management System (QMS), an upgrade of the ISO 9001:2008 certification it received in 2015 December.

Director of I.T. and Risk at the OUR, Leighton Hamilton (right), accepts the Certificate of Conformity from Senator Matthew Samuda, Chairman of the Bureau of Standards Jamaica Standards Council, while Manager of the NCBJ, Mrs. Michelle Sturridge looks on. The ISO 9001:2015 standard holds top management to greater responsibility for the effectiveness of the quality management system. It also places greater attention on risk management.