Representatives of Kyiv Scientific Research Institute of Forensic Expertise at the invitation of the National Agency for Accreditation of Ukraine took part in the seminar for experts on the accreditation of testing laboratories in accordance with DSTU ISO/IEC 17025:2006.

The event was organized with the purpose to increase the level of the competence of the audience. The participants reviewed the check basics of the testing laboratories in accordance with the procedures of the National Agency for Accreditation of Ukraine as well as the pressing issues of their accreditation (taking into account documents of EA, ILAC and policies of the NAAU).

The meeting ended with certificates’ handing to the audience of participation in the seminar.

Let us recall that Kyiv Scientific Research Institute of Forensic Expertise is now certified within the framework of a single Integrated Quality Management System in accordance with the international requirements (DSTU ІS0/ІЕС 17025:2006), which gives grounds to recognize the results the conclusions of forensic experts of KFI by the international courts.

In the context of desire to join European Union we continue to take measures to improve the scientific and methodological basis for forensic expertise in order to a European level, namely to expand the scope of accreditation for certain types of forensic research in accordance with standard ISO/IEC 17025:2006.