IVB has its own management structure using its internal management team and business resources which enables the company to operate independently of clients and companies employed by clients.
IVB takes care to maintain its independence of designers, manufacturers, installers and operators. This independence is an essential element in the ability of IVB to perform the duties required of an:-
• Independent and Competent Person
• Independent Verification Body
• Independent Third Party Inspection Agency
IVB services are provided in accordance with a Quality Management System that is accredited to UKAS ISO 9001: 2015.
IVB Environmental Management System is accredited to ISO 14001:2015.
IVB Health and Safety is to ISO 45001:2018.
IVB independence and impartiality is to ISO:17020 Full Inspection Body Type A Inspection: Supervision of Inspection and Testing Services.
IVB core service and scope is the provision of:-
1) Independent Verification Body Services for facilities throughout their entire life cycle.
2) Independent Inspection Services to client requirements.
IVB ensures that all members of its project team are aware of and apply the principles embedded within the Quality Policy and Objectives. Awareness is achieved by ensuring that all personnel associated with a specific project receive appropriate induction training. This is reinforced by an on-going internal audit program and review of work instruction procedures, which includes internal QA (Quality Assurance) and QC (Quality Control) checks.