British Standards Institution

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British Standards Institution (BSI)

a body established in 1929 by Royal Charter. It is independent. Its main function is to lay down specifications. While in fact improving quality, conformity with the standards offers some degree of assurance for consumers.
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BSI Group, also known as the British Standards Institution is the national standards body that initiates technical standards on a wide range of products and services, and also supplies certification and standards-related services to businesses.
Ambassador Sharma said, "I applaud the partnership between QU and BSI Group, which has led to the success we are celebrating today.
Since its foundation in 1901 as the world first national standards body, BSI Group has grown into a leading global business services organization providing standards-based solutions in more than 150 countries.
Contact BSI Group on tel 020 8996 7468 or visit www.
Since its foundation in 1901, BSi Group has grown into a leading global independent business services organisation that inspires confidence and delivers assurance to customers with standards-based solutions.
The firm now expects to increase sales further this year after a ruling last September by industry body BSI Group to ensure companies take greater care to protect the public from lightning.
In today's business world, companies face all manner of potential threats on a daily basis and the consequences for those that are not properly prepared can be disastrous," said Frank Post, Group Communications Director for BSI Group.
The certifications, awarded by the BSI Group, validate Xlear's focus on quality and allows the company to market Xlear Nasal Wash around the world as a medical device.
has been chosen to deliver the British Standards Online Project (BSOL) for BSI Business Information, the publishing division of the BSI Group.
For further information on the report, check the BSI Group Web site at www.
will become a member of the BSI group of companies, along with BSI Inc.