Impartiality, Independence & Integrity

Top Management of TUV Southwest is committed to impartiality in its Management System Certification activities. TUV Southwest have a publicly available statement that understands the importance of impartiality in carrying out its Management System Certification activities manages conflict of interest and ensures the objectivity of its Management System Certification activities.

TUV Southwest has Identified, Analyzed and Documented the possibilities for conflict of interests arising from provision of certification including any conflicts arising from its relationships via an FMEA Risk Assessment matrix and Matrix Risk Assessment procedures. Having relationships does not necessarily present TUV Southwest with a conflict of interest, However, if any relationship creates a threat to impartiality, TUV Southwest will document and be able to demonstrate how it eliminates or minimizes such threats. This information will be made available to the impartiality committee members for Decision making. The Demonstration will cover all potential sources of conflict of interests that are identified, whether they arise from within TUV Southwest or from the activities of other persons ,bodies or organizations and will be demonstrated in an FMEA Risk Assessment Matrix

Managing Assurance with Confidence & be Impartial

TUV Southwest has achieved great recognition in the Certification Industry, particularly from the business and industry community the world over. This reflects our utmost dedicated service to our clients. TUV Southwest complies with International Norms and Principles of a Certification Body that offers ISO Certification. TUV Southwest style to offer certification services will fall in line with the customer needs and the International Principles. TUV Southwest also uses scientific use of modern Certification Techniques and approach.

Certification Principles of TUV Southwest:

  • Impartiality
  • Competence
  • Responsibility
  • Openness
  • Confidentiality
  • Risk based approach
  • Responsiveness to complaints