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CSS audit process update

Certified Steel Standard (CSS) certified bodyshops approaching year two of the audit process are being advised that there will be a change of focus towards processes and employee health; e.g. the testing of spray booth breathing air quality which is of vital importance to ensure that employees are working in a safe environment.

The second year audit will also focus on: Methods: Escribe, Chassis Measurement Records, Measuring Systems, Repair Methods and Data Access, Vehicle & Component Protection, Tooling: Jig, MAG, Resistance & MIG Brazing, Hand Tools, Power Tools, Stands Legislative Compliance: VOC Certificate, Rates, Liability Insurance, Health & Safety, Building Regulations and Planning,