Accreditation

Accreditation

ISO9001

ISO 9001 provides a model for a quality management system which focuses on the effectiveness of the processes in a business to achieve desired results.

The standard promotes the adoption of a process approach emphasizing the requirements, added value, process performance and effectiveness, and continual improvement through objective measurements. (Retrieved from https://www.dnvgl.com/services/iso-9001-quality-management--3283)

Gordon has placed great emphasis on product quality. We had promoted ISO9002 International Certificate since 1995 and it also got approved. It was not only a milestone for Gordon’s improvement, but also set great potential to push Gordon to the world. After experiencing several versions of ISO, we have been certified the ISO9001 :2015 version in 2018.

Our Quality Policy:

Totally satisfy all of our customers’ demands.

IATF 16949 -Automotive Quality Management

IATF 16949 was developed by the world’s leading automotive manufacturers. It is based on ISO 9001 and national quality standards within the automotive industry, and can easily be integrated with standards already in use. The standard applies to all manufacturers in the automotive supply chain worldwide – for cars, their parts, components or systems.(Retrieved from https://www.dnvgl.com/services/iatf-16949-automotive-quality-management-3284)

Gordon had been dedicated to getting certified TS16949 certificate and succeeded in 2005. It was certainly crucial endorsement for Gordon’s quality control. Due to the great dedication we put on our product quality, we have been certified the IATF16949:2016 version in 2018. Therefore, we will definitely do our best to make the best quality products to value our clients.

Our Quality Policy:

Totally satisfy all of our customers’ demands.

ISO14001

ISO 14001 was first released in 1996 and revised in 2004 and is the world’s most recognized and used framework for environmental management systems. It is generic and applicable to any type of organizations, large or small, and within any business sector. ISO 14001 is based on the two concepts of continual improvement and regulatory compliance.

ISO14001 standard contains the cord elements for an effective environmental management system. It can be applied to both service and manufacturing sectors. The standard requires organizations to identify all environmental impacts and associated aspects. Furthermore to define environmental objectives and implement actions for improved performance to improve processes in prioritized areas with significant aspects.

(Retrieved from https://www.dnvgl.com.tw/services/page-3360) Gordon had been dedicated to getting certified ISO14001 Environmental Management System Certification and succeeded in 2006, we have been certified the ISO14001 :2015 version in 2018.

Environmental policy

-Everyone participates in environmental protection-

To fulfill the environment policy, Gordon has obtained ISO14001 certificate in 2006. We deeply believe that corporations assume responsibility for more than just themselves, their customers, employees, and sharTholders, as their work always has an influence on the environment. Based on our commitment to a healthier environment, Gordon Auto Body Parts has implemented the environmental programs as follows:

  1. Build the first pollution-free electro-deposition (EDP) in Taiwan.
  2. Develop a recycling system to deal with waste materials produced during manufacturing.
  3. Build a waste water quality monitoring and treatment system.

To prevent any of impacts that could be caused by our productions, we hold the spirit of enterprise and focus on environmental improvement. We commit:

  1. To reducing all environmental impacts in the production.
  2. To attending to the continual improvement and prevention of pollution.
  3. To complying with the environmental laws and regulations.
  4. Regularly Implement environmental aspect evaluations and comply with the requirements from related departments.
  5. To Reviewing periodically and keep improving.
  6. That the management shall be documented and communicated to all workers in the organization also customers and suppliers.
  7. That the policy information is available to the public.

Environmental Objective

  1. Reduce the waste water consumption/exhaust
  2. Reduce the usage of organic solvent and make the lowest impacts to environment.
  3. Promote the classification of waste and the recycling.

Environmental target

  1. Reduce the ratio of waste water consumption/exhaust below 0.1stere/each piece.
  2. Reduce the usage ratio of organic solvent below the 0.01 gallon/each piece.
  3. Reduce the loading ratio of waste below the 25 kg/each person.

Environmental protection is an everlasting campaign. As a responsible global citizen, Gordon dedicates itself to environmental protection. We believe our future, and yours, will be better through our efforts.

ISO 45001

ISO 45001:2018 Standard of Occupational Health and Safety Management System was published at March 2018 and has replaced OHSAS 18001, becoming a more effective specification to foster the protection of employee’s life security and health caring. Establishing and implementing the system can not only help corporate to effectively reduce the probability of accidental work-related injury and the incidence rate of occupational hazard that happen on workers, but also protect their safety and health.

Gordon has initiated OH&S Office since the beginning of 2019 in order to strive for the accreditation of ISO45001 Occupational Health and Safety Management System.

Our OH&S policy:

Promise/ Honor/ Trustworthiness/ Positivity

  • ※Promise: Strictly obey the requirements of OH&S Policy’s regulations, providing the prevention of work-related injury and the assurance of health.
  • ※Honor: Completely fulfill corporate responsibilities by providing a workplace where are capable to ensure workers safety.
  • ※Trustworthiness: Authentically urge corporate staff to engage in OH&S activities.
  • ※Positivity: Collectively improve the performance in OH&S by removing the potential risk of accidents.

Top management shall establish, implement and maintain an OH&S policy that:

  1. .includes a commitment to provide safe and healthy working conditions for the prevention of work-related injury and ill health and is appropriate to the purpose, size and context of the organization and to the specific nature of its OH&S risks and OH&S opportunities.
  2. provides a framework for setting the OH&S objectives.
  3. includes a commitment to fulfill legal requirements and other requirements.
  4. includes a commitment to eliminate hazards and reduce OH&S risks.
  5. includes a commitment to continual improvement of the OH&S management system.
  6. includes a commitment to consultation and participation of workers, and, where they exist,workers’ representatives.

Our OH&S objectives

  1. 100% fulfillment in implementing OH&S policy.
  2. Less than 5 occupational accidents per month.

Plant1's ISO45001 & TOSHMS
Plant2's ISO45001 & TOSHMS

CAPA

The Certified Automotive Parts Association (CAPA) is a non-profit organization that certifies the quality of automotive parts used for collision repairs. CAPA oversees a testing and inspection program that certifies the quality of automotive parts used for collision repairs. CAPA ensures that parts meet quality standards for fit, component materials, and corrosion resistance. The CAPA program provides consumers, auto body shops, part distributors and insurance adjusters with an objective method for evaluating the quality of certified parts and their functional equivalency to similar parts manufactured by automotive companies. (Retrieved from https://www.capacertified.org/)

We were the first manufacturer in Taiwan accredited by CAPA in the later 1980s. In 1994, we were awarded CAPA’s prestigious CTQM (Total Quality Manufacturer) honor and today make more CAPA certified parts for the US market than any of our competitors. The long-standing cooperation between Gordon and CAPA will bring more quality AM parts to the US market.

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Thatcham

Thatcham is a not-for-profit organization. Its main aim is to carry out research targeted at containing or reducing the cost of motor insurance claims, whilst maintaining safety and quality standards. Thatcham provide a unique range of products and services to the insurance and motor repair industries. Thatcham also work closely with vehicle manufacturers to influence the design of new vehicles. (Retrieved from https://www.thatcham.org/)

Through cooperation with Thatcham for products certification, Gordon is stepping its foot into European market. Thatcham has established itself not only as an accreditation center, but also as a multifunctional research organization, whose credentials are well recognized throughout UK region. In an attempt to supply made-in-Taiwan quality parts to vast customers in Europe, Gordon will transfer it’s know-how and experience in developing US market into this new market and maintain long-term relationship with Thatcham.

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