What is a Work Order Request

What’s a Work Order Request? How is it Different From a Maintenance Work Order?

Table of Contents: What is a Work Order Request? What is a Maintenance Work Order? What is the Difference Between a Maintenance Work Order and a Work Order Request? Why Work Order Requests and Work Orders Make Maintenance Management Easier Modern Work Order Management: CMMS Technology Takes the Lead Qualer: Asset Maintenance Management Experts for …

The Importance of Weight Scale Calibration

5 Reminders Why Weight Scale Calibration is Crucial to Lab Integrity

Accurate weighing of materials and goods is an integral part of human history. From the earliest barter systems to contemporary digital technology, scales have been essential for ensuring fair transactions, precise measurements, and consistent quality in various industries. Weight scale calibration is crucial for maintaining this accuracy and reliability.  This information isn’t unknown to laboratories …

Asset Management in Healthcare

Asset Management Is Changing Healthcare: 5 Benefits You Need to Know

Finding the right balance between delivering effective medical interventions and maintaining an established budget is a constant challenge in the healthcare industry. Surprisingly, a modern approach to asset management in healthcare can help further the pursuit of excellence in both patient care and operational efficiencies. “Modern technology is rapidly enabling the healthcare industry – and …

ISO 8655

The Details of ISO 8655 in Plain English

It’s no secret pipettes and other liquid measuring tools are extremely crucial to a laboratory team. After all, the quality of your data is largely dependent on your pipette’s ability to dispense liquids accurately, precisely, and with reliable consistency. This is also why compliance auditors need proof that dispensing tools are in good working order …

ISO Requirements for Calibration

Why ISO Calibration Is Essential to Your Laboratory’s Integrity

A hard truth of laboratory work is that proving the accuracy of your work is no easy task. If you don’t have the right measures in place to back up and substantiate your team’s efforts, no matter their expertise or education, your lab’s results will never be safe from scrutiny. As Greg Freitag, Director of …

The Importance of Calibration: Avoiding Errors in Measurement

Measurement is a critical aspect of science and engineering, and accurate measurements are essential for making sound decisions and drawing valid conclusions. However, even the most precise instruments can produce erroneous results if they are not properly calibrated. In this post, we will explore the potential errors that can arise from poorly calibrated instruments and …

Why Regular Equipment Calibration is Essential for Lab Accuracy

Laboratory equipment plays a critical role in ensuring the accuracy and reliability of experimental data. However, when equipment is not regularly calibrated, it can have negative effects on a lab’s operations, ultimately leading to inaccurate results and potentially wasted resources. In this post, we’ll explore the effects of uncalibrated equipment in a lab, and why …

Why is important to have calibrated pipettes to pass a lab audit?

Calibrated pipettes are an important aspect of lab management that can help organizations pass audits. Pipettes are commonly used in laboratories to measure and dispense small volumes of liquids with high precision. The accuracy of these measurements is crucial, as they are often used in sensitive experiments and testing. Having calibrated pipettes ensures that the …

Calibration Management Industry Trends

Trends in Calibration Management Industries

The life sciences industry relies upon accuracy and precision to provide the highest quality of research and products. As such, calibration of instruments is used to hold any tools used in laboratories to the most stringent quality standards. With high growth in the sectors of biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, the need for greater efficiency becomes paramount …

ISO 17025 Accredited Calibration: Meeting Your Needs

Your organization needs instruments that can ensure accuracy, precision, and reproducibility, all key tenets of scientific research quality. Keeping instruments calibrated for such a task becomes paramount. So what does it mean to have ISO 17025 accreditation, and how can Qualer help? What is IEC/ISO 17025 Certification? ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation refers to a cooperative agreement …