Competence & Conformity
Our competence is reflected in both the quality of our products, which are certified according to international guidelines, as well as in our diverse involvement in various organizations and associations.
We secure our standard with these quality guidelines: Certifications
IDS is 100% climate-neutral and certified several times according to international standards - confirmed by regular certification audits. Standardized processes are implemented across the company, which guarantee smooth operations and consistently high quality. Each IDS product undergoes extensive testing by the internal quality management department before leaving the factory. Supplier audits and external certifications, such as the Microsoft WHQL certification, are further proof of the high quality and long-term availability of IDS products.
ISO 9001 Certification
Our company is ISO 9001 certified. The ISO 9001 standard sets minimum requirements for a company's internal quality management system and how it meets customer requirements, as well as other requirements in terms of product and service quality.
ISO 14001 Certification
Our company is ISO 14001 certified. The ISO 14001 standard is the basis for our company's environmental management systems. Its primary objective is to promote environmental protection and prevention of environmental pollution, in line with economic, social, and political requirements.
All IDS industrial cameras are UL-certified. The UL certificate demonstrates that the safety and suitability of our products for use is guaranteed permanently under certain conditions. It is a major competitive advantage if your machines and systems are fitted with UL-certified industrial cameras from the outset.
Our involvement in organisations and associations: Memberships
IDS is an active member and participant of various working groups in the following organizations and associations:
We are Alliance Member of the Sustainability Initiative Blue Competence, an initiative of the VDMA for promoting and communication of sustainable solutions for the Mechanical Engineering Industry. By using the trademark “Blue Competence”, we commit ourselves to these twelve Sustainability Guidelines of the Mechanical Engineering Industry:
Mikrocentrum is a knowledge and networking organization which supports industrial companies through trainings, events and providing business information on its members. Traditionally its activities have been aimed at the Benelux, but more and more companies from other countries are joining.
How we safeguard environmental and quality standards: Declarations of conformity
Sustainability and responsibility play a key role for us and high environmental and ethical standards along the value go without saying. Therefore IDS takes consistent actions to comply with the following European and global directives:
REACH is a chemical regulation with regard to the registration, evaluation, authorization and restriction of chemicals. This regulation is to ensure that only authorized chemicals will be put into circulation within the EU and that information about the risks of the chemicals may be passed on from the manufacturer to the end user.
Conflict Minerals (Dodd Frank Act)
Tin, tantalum, gold and wolfram are raw materials occurring in crisis areas. The Dodd Frank Act wants to ensure that nothing of the above mentioned raw materials, which are from such crisis areas where human rights are violated and the mining of raw material is financing arms purchases, are included in the products.
This makes us a pioneering industrial camera manufacturer
Who we are, which paths we have taken so far, which markets we serve and which values are important to us.