Loos and Company’s Medical Technologies Division, a leader in stainless steel wire and cable technologies used in medical devices, has received ISO 13485 certification for its quality management system.

The ISO 13485 standard establishes the requirements which all medical device and related manufacturers must have within their quality management system. It stresses risk management and effectiveness verification for medical device manufacturing. Certification to the ISO 13485 standard provides additional assurances to current and future customers about conformance to international medical device quality standards.

"Receiving our ISO 13485 certification is a significant achievement for Loos and Company," says Robert Davis, vice-president, sales & marketing for Loos and Company. "We identified this as a strategic priority to pave the way for future growth and to focus on the continued improvement of our quality system. Congratulations to our entire staff; it was a complete team effort to meet the standards required by ISO 13485."

Obtaining this certification represents the continued commitment of Loos & Co., Inc. to expand its medical product offerings and to support the quality requirements of its medical device customers.

About Loos & Co., Inc.

Loos & Co., Inc. has over 50 years of experience in the wire and cable industry and is the world’s leading manufacturer of military specification aircraft cable and aircraft cable assemblies. In addition, Loos and Company manufactures medical grade stainless steel wire and cable for leading medical device companies, flight controls for major aircraft manufacturers, wire rope for rigging and hoisting, and specialty brush wire. Refer to our website (www.loosco.com) for a complete listing of capabilities, including: Stainless Steel and Specialty Alloy Wire and Wire Products, Aircraft Cable, Wire Rope, and Military and Commercial Cable Assemblies.