Cranfield Impact Centre awarded new accreditation

Cranfield Impact Centre, a specialist technical facility at Cranfield University, has achieved ISO 17025:2017 accreditation following an extensive audit process. It means Cranfield is one of the only UK universities to hold the accreditation for an impact laboratory facility.

The accreditation – for testing a range of items such as Formula One cars, wheelchairs and coach seats – certifies that laboratories operate competently and generate reports to a high standard. It is awarded by United Kingdom Accreditation Service who conducted a full and thorough inspection and audit process.