What is ISO (International Organization for Standardization)?

ISO Definition

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is an international nongovernmental organization made up of national standards bodies; it develops and publishes a wide range of proprietary, industrial, and commercial standards and is comprised of representatives from various national standards organizations. ISO is an independent, non-governmental international organization with a membership of 165 national standards bodies. Source: https://www.iso.org/about-us.html

ISO compliance refers to the creation of, and aderence to policies, processes, and procedures. ISO standards include ISO 9000, ISO 9001, ISO 13485, and ISO 14971.