Delivering Safety and Reassurance through Quality Management System
At Haier Group, with manufacturing and sales locations around the world, we steadfastly promote efforts to enhance quality management system to deliver safety and reassurance to our customers.
AQUA follows Product Safety Voluntary Action Guidelines, which includes the following points: securing product safety, improving the quality management system, and providing appropriate information to our customers.
AQUA Co., Ltd. has a commitment to the laws and regulations such as Consumer Product Safety Act and Electrical Appliance and Material Safety Act, and aligns the company’s practice with the ethical code of the company.
To improve the safety of our products, we are in compliance with the safety regulations defined by the law, and independently regulate safety within the company in the following fields: research and development, procurement, manufacturing, quality management, distribution, and after-sales service.
We collect information from our customers on details of accidents related to our products, and share the information within the group, as well as disclosing adequate information to our customers.
In the event of a serious accident involving our product, we will immediately report to the authorities concerned in accordance with the law, and take measures to avoid spreading the damage.
All information of the accident will be summarized at the top-level executive to put into place prevention of reoccurrence thorough investigation, analysis of the occurrence and actions for improvement.
We will continue to improve our Quality Management system to raise the safety of our products.
Haier Group Qingdao Haier Intelligent Electronics Co. Ltd
In 2012, Haier Group Qingdao Haier Intelligent Electronics Co. Ltd, a group company of Haier, received accreditation by JET(Japanese Electrical Safety & Environment Technology Laboratories) as the first ever Manufacturer’s Testing Laboratory designated by JET. This accreditation enables Haier to achieve an even higher standard of safety abiding by the Electrical Appliance and Material Safety Act (PSE) and pursue quality control even more vigorously.
Haier Group Qingdao Haier Intelligent Electronics Co. Ltd is tasked with testing and directing the safety of products at the final stage of the developmental process. Products targeted at foreign markets are tested to meet IEC regulation, an international regulation of electricity and electronics, but products targeted at the Japanese market need to be in line with the technical criterion of DENAN, or Electrical Appliance and Material Safety Act.
●Appendix 1-11 Description of the technical requirements by the METI Ordinance Appendix
●Appendix 12 Description of technical requirements aligned to IEC
For many years, Haier Group Qingdao Haier Intelligent Electronics Co. Ltd has dedicated its resources to testing and educating the staff in order to master the technical criterion set forth by section 1.
Ceremony to commemorate the accreditation as Manufacturer’s Testing Laboratory designated by JET
As a result of this tireless effort, in July 25 2012, Haier Group Qingdao Haier Intelligent Electronics Co., Ltd. received accreditation by JET(Japanese Electrical Safety & Environment Technology Laboratories) as the first ever overseas Manufacturer’s Testing Laboratory designated by JET.
At the same time, staff examiner of Haier Group Quindao Haier Intelligent Electronics Co.Ltd, was appointed as a principal examiner of JET. Due to these accreditations, Quindo Haier Intelligent Electonics Co.Ltd is able to combine the test result produced by following the technical criterion of Appendix 1-11, with product testing meeting the S-JET standards.
Appendix 1-11 Description of the technical requirements by the METI Ordinance Appendix
91 Electric motor-operated appliances: Electric room air-conditioners, Electric washing machines, Electric spin extractors, Electric refrigerators and electric freezers, Electric dryers
Description of the technical requirements by the METI Ordinance
Appendix 8 1(1)、(2)、(3)( Exclude「リ」)、(4)、(5)ニ、(6)、(8)、(9)、(12)、2(42)、2(48)、2(50)( Exclude compression-type appliances with a protected cooling system)、2(76)