In this article, we delve into the complex world of quality audits, exploring what they are, the various types, the steps involved, the role of the auditor and the benefits of the practice. We discuss the importance of audits to ensure compliance with quality standards, both internal and external, and to identify areas for improvement. We highlight the difference between internal, external and certification audits, describing their unique value in the context of a quality management approach.
Furthermore, we examine the critical role of the auditor and the benefits a quality audit can bring to companies. Finally, we highlight InspecTeam’s effective approach to quality auditing.