With recognized expertise in occupational health and safety services, the IRSST is the holder of several accreditations that guarantee the quality, integrity and recognition of its work to its partners and clients.
Accreditation fields and organizations
American Industrial Hygiene Association - Laboratory Accreditation Programs (AIHA-LAP), LLC
IRSST laboratory (ID#101913) is accredited by the AIHA Laboratory Accreditation Programs (AIHA-LAP), LLC in the IHLAP (Industrial Hygiene) and EMLAP (Environmental Microbiology) programs for the Fields of Testing as documented by the Scope of Accreditation Certificate and associated scope. These fields of testing refer to different types of analyses such as:
- Metals (including béryllium)
- Microbiology (including Legionella)
AIHA-LAP, LLC accreditation complies with the ISO/IEC Standard 17025:2005 requirements, but this does not imply ISO 9001 certification and registration.
List of laboratories accredited by AIHA-LAP,LLC for :
- industrial hygiene (IHLAP)
- microbiology (EMLAP)
Calibration Laboratory Assessment Service (CLAS)
Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
Centre d’expertise en analyse environnementale du Québec (CEAEQ)
- Legionella pneumophila et Legionella spp. in cooling tower waters