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NCJ Number: 221917 Find in a Library
Title: Law Enforcement CBRN Protective Ensemble Certification Program Requirements NIJ CR-0116.00
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
US Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: October 2011
Page Count: 24
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Washington, DC 20531
National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Rockville, MD 20849
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Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
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Document: PDF
Type: Guideline
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The U.S. Justice Department’s Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice (NIJ) developed this document in order to specify the requirements that a certification body must satisfy in certifying a product for compliance with NIJ Standard-0116.00, CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear) Protective Ensemble Standard for Law Enforcement.
Abstract: In addressing accreditation requirements for certification bodies, this document is intended to help ensure consistent application of NIJ Standard-0116.00, as well as establish uniformity in accreditation and provide transparent criteria for certification programs and accreditation of product certification bodies. In order to receive or maintain accreditation, certification bodies must meet or continue to meet the requirements specified in this document, including any matter incorporated by reference. Following a statement of the scope and purpose of the standard, along with references and definitions used in the document, the general requirements of the standard are specified. This is followed by the standard’s requirements for the initial determination of compliance; inspection, audit, and testing; certified model listing; labeling and marking; surveillance requirement; supplier’s management system; and reports of noncompliance, lack of fitness for intended purpose, failure in use, or safety issues. Appended details on surveillance
Main Term(s): Criminology
Index Term(s): Accreditation standards; Biological weapons; Chemical Weapons; Hazardous substances or materials; Nuclear terrorism; Police equipment; Protective equipment; Standards
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