AHWP Issues Harmonized Guidance on Product Nonconformities

Manufacturers should use a two-step approach to grade nonconforming products — a matrix for determining the initial number, followed by escalations to set a final grade, according to a proposed guidance released last month by the Asian Harmonization Working Party. Read More

EU is ‘Raising the Bar’ on Notified Bodies, Joint Audits Report Shows

A series of joint assessments of EU device notified bodies found a “generally satisfactory” level of compliance with legal requirements and best practices, but revealed multiple issues with organizational requirements and quality management systems, according to an interim report by the Notified Bodies of Government. Read More