Quality & Compliance

4th May 2022

Calibration vs validation: What is the difference between calibrating and validating laboratory equipment?

At Henderson Biomedical, we often receive enquiries from customers asking what the difference is between calibration vs validation of laboratory equipment. The two […]
1st March 2022

UKAS incubator calibration: an overview of calibrating your laboratory incubator to UKAS standards

A UKAS incubator calibration may be needed as part of your ISO accreditation such as ISO 15189:2012, ISO 17025:2017 or ISO 13485:2016. It […]
6th July 2021

UKAS fridge calibration: Three reasons why you may need it

UKAS fridge calibration: Why is it needed? It is important to know that fridge temperature calibration comes in two forms. The first is […]
1st August 2020

Heat sealer calibration: an overview to calibrating your heat sealer

Heat sealer calibration is often an important element in Sterile Service Departments (SSDs). Users will want to know if their heat sealer is […]
23rd December 2019

What is FDA 21 CFR Part 11?

In this month’s blog, we take a closer look at FDA 21 CFR Part 11 and what this regulation means to the user […]
2nd July 2018

Heat sealer compliance: Introducing MDR

Compliance in your laboratory is an ever changing and fluid thing. New directives replace old ones and the demands of the external auditor […]
3rd April 2018

UKAS centrifuge calibration. Compliance and assurance for your laboratory

A key component of ISO 15189 certification is the need for laboratory centrifuges to be UKAS accredited. In this month’s blog, we take […]