IAF declares Post Assurance Brokers ISO 9001:2015 standard
The International Accreditation Forum (IAF), the world’s association of conformity assessment accreditation bodies, has declared Post Assurance Brokers an ISO 9001:2015 standard.
The insurance brokerage firm recently received the ISO 9001:2015 certification, an international standard dedicated to quality management systems (QMS), after an audit by DNV-GL, an international certifying body headquartered in Norway.
The ISO 9000 family is the world’s best-known quality management set of standards.
ISO 9001:2015 specifies a quality management system where an organisation demonstrates its ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer demands and satisfies all applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.
Reacting to the development, Lekan Ajisafe, chief executive officer of Post Assurance Brokers, explained that the certification is an affirmation of the company’s success through the implementation of quality management system.
According to Ajisafe, the accreditation has given Post Assurance Brokers the suitable passport for the international market after ensuring accuracy in accordance with the precept established by the new revised standard ISO 9001:2015 version.
He said the complementary elements in the principle are highly integrated into the fabric of the firm’s operation.
He also said the certification has put the Nigerian insurance market on a pedestal; signalling leadership in standards and quality service delivery in Sub-Saharan Africa.
“This certification is proof that the firm is internationally recognized for best practices thereby guaranteeing a robust alliance with international insurance companies on capacity building and effective service delivery,” Ajisafe said.
The CEO further said Post Assurance Brokers strategic priority is to be consistent in improving the high-level structure that will create new opportunities, meet regulatory requirements and help the organisations expand into new markets.