AIHA Laboratory Accreditation Programs (AIHA-LAP, LLC) is a group of laboratory accreditation programs. The primary mission of AIHA-LAP, LLC is to establish high standards of performance for laboratories that promote the production of quality data for use in evaluating exposures that impact public health, the environment and natural resources. These programs are administered in a non-discriminatory manner and are open to all laboratories wishing to participate. Access to AIHA-LAP, LLC programs is not conditional upon the size of the laboratory or organization seeking accreditation, nor are there undue financial conditions to restrict participation. Accreditation is granted to any laboratory satisfying AIHA-LAP, LLC requirements for accreditation.
AIHA-LAP, LLC is managed to conform to the requirements of the ISO/IEC 17011:2004,Conformity Assessment – General Requirements for Accreditation Bodies Accrediting Conformance Assessment Bodies. Laboratories seeking accreditation must conform to the requirements of the ISO/IEC Standard 17025:2005, General Requirements for the Competence of Testing and Calibration Laboratories, in addition to program-specific requirements as detailed in the latest revision of the AIHA Laboratory Accreditation Programs, LLC Policies.