Accreditation continues to gain Regulatory recognition in Dubai
Dubai Police commends the work of the Dubai Accreditation Department
Dubai Police praised the Dubai Accreditation Department (DAC) for its efforts and contributions in making the Emirate of Dubai a better and safer place to live. In this regard, Dubai Police awarded an appreciation certificate to the Dubai Accreditation Department in a graceful ceremony. Major General Rashid Al Mazroui of Dubai Police presented the certificate to Ms. Amina Ahmed Mohammed, Director of DAC. DAC is operating various accreditation schemes for certification bodies in the fields of safety and environment, including accreditation for food safety management systems, environmental management systems and occupational health and safety assessment series.
DAC signs MoU for accreditation with Dubai Health Authority
The Dubai Municipality has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Dubai Health Authority for cooperation of accreditation in health sector in Dubai. Engineer Hussain Nasser Lootah, Director General of Dubai Municipality, and Mr. Qadi Saeed Al Muroshid, Director General of Dubai Health Authority, signed the MoU. According to the MoU, the Dubai Health Authority formally recognizes the Dubai Accreditation Department (DAC) as the provider of accreditation services in the health sector of Dubai. To date, DAC has already accredited 19 medical laboratories according to ISO 15189:2007.