There is widespread confusion in industry about what the South African Bureau for Standards (SABS) “mark” means, how companies can attain the SABS mark, and the difference between terms such as “accreditation” and “certification”. Starting with accreditation and certification, one often hears of “SABS accreditation”. As impressive as this sounds, it is a meaningless statement because the SABS provides certification and not accreditation services… (more)