– The ISO 9001 certification is a key first step to develop and to better structure EasyMile’s activities dedicated to autonomous mobility.
– The ISO 9001 certification also demonstrates that EasyMile is able to consistently deliver quality products and services that meet customers’ and regulatories’ requirements with continuous improvement.
Toulouse, June 24, 2019 – EasyMile is proud to announce that its quality management system has been awarded ISO 9001:2015 by Bureau Veritas. This certification comes in recognition to EasyMile’s commitment to continuous improvement and demonstrating the maturity of its organisation and processes.
EasyMile develops sophisticated autonomous mobility systems, and deploys them in intricate road environments. To reach an external recognition such as the ISO 9001:2015 certification demonstrates EasyMile’s capability to deal with this high level of complexity and to provide our partners and customers with the consistent level of quality.
“The ISO 9001:2015 is a very important step for EasyMile towards worldwide Autonomous Transport System acceptance. This great achievement could not have been reached without the co-operation of all EasyMile staff and demonstrate the culture of excellence and professionalism of EasyMile. Our first priority is always to ensure safety for passengers and other road or site users. With this safety-first approach, EasyMile will then continue its search of excellence, focusing on both safety and client satisfaction, and integrating more demanding industry standards (such as ISO26262).” said Gilbert Gagnaire, Founder & CEO of EasyMile.
The certification scope includes all EasyMile’s activities; from the specifications of Autonomous Vehicle, software and system development, up to its deployment and support in the field. This certification also includes EasyMile’s activities with third party manufacturers aiming to reach autonomy with their platform thanks to EasyMile’s unique autonomous technology.
The ISO 9001:2015 certification is an important stepping stone towards a much wider and ambitious plan to further validate and homologate our autonomous systems tapping into the expertise of Bureau Veritas group to continue helping us to move forward with this plan.
Virginie Laurent, Automotive Market Leader at Bureau Veritas, said: “Bureau Veritas is fully aligned with the market as it changes in the mobility space, acting as both a technology and a thought leader. In the automotive sector, our specifications are helping the industry to break new ground and innovate. We are ready to support EasyMile further along its journey to safe and secured autonomous systems.”
EasyMile is a pioneer in autonomous vehicle technology and smart mobility solutions.
The fast-growing company develops software to automate transportation, revolutionizing passenger and goods transportation. It has already deployed 230 driverless projects with more than 380,000 people transported over 600,000 km. Clients include the world’s largest transport operators, city authorities, airports, corporations, business parks, and universities.
EasyMile has a global presence with headquarters in Toulouse (France) and regional offices in Denver (USA), Berlin (Germany), Adelaide (Australia) and Singapore. The Company employs over 170 highly-skilled and passionate employees.
About Bureau Veritas
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