ABYC and ANSI
ANSI facilitates the development of American National Standards (ANS), voluntary consensus based standards, by accrediting the procedures of standards developing organizations (SDOs). ABYC’s accreditation by ANSI signifies that the ABYC procedures used in the development of ABYC standards meet the ANSI’s essential requirements for openness, balance, consensus and due process. These requirements are set forth in a document known as the ANSI Essential Requirements: Due process requirements for American National Standards
The hallmarks of the American National Standards process include:
ABYC’s participation as an ANSI accredited SDO signifies ABYC commitment to producing the premier global standard for safer boating.
For more about ANSI visit www.ansi.org
11/10/2016Marine Law Symposium Announced