Create legally justified documentation
DocLab is a comprehensive service which helps manufacturers and service providers create easy to understand and legally compliant documentation. Providing clear and transparent guides and manuals can be complex, challenging and time-consuming, and unclear information can lead to incorrect interpretation of product usage. TÜV SÜD’s DocLab services ensure your documentation follows the highest industry standards, helps complex businesses produce easy to use guides and manuals and accompany you in optimising your internal editorial processes.
DocLab encompasses three specific services:
DocCert – for conformity check according to IEC 82079-1
DocCertSystem – a customised auditing of your editorial processes
DocReview – an inspection service of product-related user information and manuals
There are multiple benefits from assessing your documentation and the processes around its creation:
Our DocLab services are widely used across industries, by businesses both large and small. Our expert editorial staff can conduct in-depth analysis of your documentation and provide critical feedback on how to improve it. We are accredited to various industry standards and can ensure your documentation will comply with standards such as IEC 82079-1, ISO 17100 as well as EU directives and product standards like 2006/42/EG and DIN EN ISO 12100 and American standard ANSI Z535.6. In receiving our internationally recognised DocCert certificate and test mark you demonstrate user-friendly documentation and strengthen your reputation.
Depending on the kind or documentation you produce, our services can be adjusted to meet your requirements. We offer:
User information is checked by us for instructions regarding safety and user-friendliness according to relevant standards.
We will help you to understand editorial requirements, interpret them correctly and develop practical and clear content:
With the system certification DocCertSystem you are able to extend a document based DocCert certificate for all your user information of one or several areas: